Auditions


AKRON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Auditions for the 2014-2015 season have concluded.

 


AKRON SYMPHONY CHORUS

Posted: August 2014

The Akron Symphony Chorus will hold auditions for the 2014-2015 season on Saturday, August 23 at Fairlawn-West United Church of Christ at 2095 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44313 from 10:30 p.m. – 12:00 p.m. Auditions are by appointment only. There will be open rehearsals for those interested in the Akron Symphony Chorus before auditioning on Monday, August 25th and Tuesday, September 2nd at First United Methodist Church at 7:00 p.m. Highlights of the season include Mozart’s Coronation Mass and Rachmaninoff’s Vespers. For further information, or to schedule an audition, please contact Brenda Justice, Coordinator of Choral Programs at 330.535.8131 or by email. Maria Sensi Sellner is the Akron Symphony Chorus Director.

Audition Requirements:

  • A short solo piece of your choice in any language, accompanied. Bring a copy of the music for the pianist.
  • A prepared excerpt:Rachmaninoff’s Bogoroditse Devo, which will be emailed to you. (It is not necessary to sing the original language, a neutral syllable is fine (“loo-loo”, etc)
  • Vocalization, to demonstrate the full extent of your vocal range
  • Sight reading

For more information about the Akron Symphony Chorus, visit our page.


 AKRON YOUTH ORCHESTRAS

Akron Youth Symphony auditions are scheduled for May 2014. Check here for audition information, application and complete details.

Akron Youth Philharmonic auditions take place in September. Check back for details soon.


GOSPEL MEETS SYMPHONY CHORUS

No auditions are scheduled at this time. For more information, contact Brenda Justice.