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Page updated 6/23/2010

 

2010–11 Auditions


Honors Choir | Fall Musical | District XII | Cabaret | All-State

 

 

2010 VMEA Senior Honors Choir Audition

 

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Longwood College, Farmville, Virginia

 

VMEA Conference & Performance Dates: November 18-20, 2010 (for selected students)

 

This audition is for seniors only. The audition piece is If Music Be the Food of Love. Sheet music and practice tracks are provided below. Complete audition details, including travel to Longwood, are to be provided.

 

Alto 1

Sheet Music

Audition Track

Alto 2

Sheet Music

Audition Track

Bass 1

Sheet Music

Audition Track

Bass 2

Sheet Music

Audition Track

Soprano 1 Tenor 1

Sheet Music

Audition Track

Soprano 2 Tenor 2

Sheet Music

Audition Track

Tenor 1 Bass Clef

Sheet Music

Audition Track

Tenor 2 Bass Clef

Sheet Music

Audition Track

 

VMEA website: www.vmea.com

 

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2010 Fall Musical Audition – Fiddler On the Roof

 

DATE, DETAILS TO BE PROVIDED

 

Performance Dates: November 12, 13, 14, 2010

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2011 District XII Chorus Audition

 

COMPLETE DETAILS TO BE PROVIDED

 

The VMEA District XII Chorus audition is open to all choir students in grades 9 through 12. The audition is mandatory for members of the Herndon Chorale and Madrigals.

 

AUDITION DATE

Saturday, November 6, 2010

LOCATION

H.B. Woodlawn Secondary School

AUDITION
TIME BLOCKS

Time block assignments are shown at right. Please arrive 15 minutes before your block starts.

A = 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

B = 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

C = 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

 

AUDITION
PROCEDURE

Mrs. Van Slyke will be there all day helping with auditions. When you arrive check in at the registration desk and then go into the warmup room and sign in. They will call your name when it is your turn.

You may use your music if your wish. Practice tracks are available below. This is worth 90 out of 100 points.

You will also have a short sightsinging example to perform. This is worth 10 out of 100 points.

You will have two judges that sit behind a screen to listen to you. There will also be a student helper in the room to play the CD for you.

 

AUDITION FEE

 

AUDITION MUSIC

 

PRACTICE TRACKS

 

 

The 2011 District XII Chorus event will be held February 10, 11, and 12 at Herndon High School.

 

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2011 Broadway Cabaret Audition

 

Audition Date: Monday, November 22, 2010

 

Performance Dates: January 20 and 22, and January 27 and 29, 2011

 

 

COMPLETE DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED

 

Everyone at Herndon is welcome to audition for the 2011 Broadway Cabaret. Here is what you need to know for the auditions:

Relax, have fun, and break a leg!

 

Please make note of the following rehearsal dates:

 

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2011 All-State Choir Audition

 

Audition Date: February 10, 2011, at Herndon High School

 

Event Dates: April 28, 29, and 30, 2011 (location TBA) (selected students)

 

DETAILS TO BE ANNOUNCED

 

This audition is for all juniors and seniors who made District XII Chorus. It will be held on the first evening of the District XII Chorus event. Sheet music and audio files will be available on the VCDA website: www.vcda.net

 

 

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AAAEnsemble Placement Auditions for 2011-12

 

Everyone can sing at Herndon High! Be sure to visit the ABOUT page for descriptions of all of the Herndon Choir ensembles.

 

DETAILS WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN APRIL OR MAY 2011

 

 

Herndon Concert Choir (Mixed Choir)

 

Anyone in grades 9–12 is welcome to sign up for Concert Choir without an audition. We would love to
have you!

 

 

Show Choir / Vocal Jazz

 

These are our pop / jazz ensembles. Show Choir dances and sings. We are looking for singers who move and advanced dancers who might be new to singing. Vocal Jazz sings jazz standards without choreography. It is an extra elective. It meets every other morning before school. An extra credit, an extra grade toward your GPA. Freshman and sophomores must also be in another choir. Great option for advanced instrumentalists who also want to sing.

WORKSHOP:  

 

AUDITIONS:  

You sign up for a 45-minute time slot. Sign-ups are outside the Choir Office. Ms. Van Slyke will hang up the audition sheet at the workshop so that the 8th graders will have access to the times as well. The audition material will presented at the workshop or can be picked up any time after the workshop.

 

Current members need to re-audition.

 

Herndon Chorale (Advanced Womens’ Choir)

 

 

Madrigals  (Advanced Mixed Choir)

 

Madrigals are 10th–12th graders with previous choral or instrumental experience.

WORKSHOP:  

 

SIGHT-SINGING:

 

AUDITIONS:  

 

Current members need to re-audition.

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