for Roosevelt and Jefferson Choirs 2021-22
SHOW CHOIR DANCE AUDITIONS
All CURRENT RHS CHOIR STUDENTS will audition during regular class periods the week of March 15-19.
(Monday, the 22nd will be held as an catch up day if necessary.)
Any other high school students not currently enrolled in a Roosevelt Choir, as well as current 8th graders who wish to audition, may do so by setting up and appointment or doing so at the SHOW CHOIR DANCE AUDITIONS.
You will be asked to sight read a section of a Masterworks Press sight reading exercise - exactly as we do it in class every day!
You will be asked to echo back patterns of pitches played on the piano, showing us the level at which your ear interprets the music it hears.
You will be asked to sing the patriotic solo assigned to your vocal part. This can be found in Vocal Audition Resources.
Only students choosing to audition for show choir will be asked to sing the prepared song excerpt.
ALL STUDENTS auditioning for 2021-22 RHS/JHS Show Choirs must REGISTER AHEAD OF TIME.
All students auditioning for show choir will attend the same day: Saturday, March 20, 2021.
2021-22 ROOSEVELT STUDENTS entering grades 10-12 will audition from 9 AM - 12 PM*.
2021-22 JEFFERSON STUDENTS entering grades 10-12 will audition from 1:00 - 3:00 PM*.
2021-22 ROOSEVELT & JEFFERSON STUDENTS entering grade 9 will audition from 3:30 - 5:30 PM*.
*ending times are an estimate
THE CHOREOGRAPHY/PERFORMANCE AUDITION
Choreography will be taught in two parts:
1) Learn this choreography independently and come prepared to perform. Video will appear in AUDITION RESOURCES/CHOREOGRAPHY folder on February 20, 2021.
2) The last portion of choreography (DANCE BREAK) will be taught on site the day of auditions.