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2024-25 Desert Hills Choirs
Chamber Singers & Treble Singers

Audition Information

 

The deadline for audition applications is

Sunday, April 14, 2024 at 11:59pm.

PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE PAGE CAREFULLY!

 

I am so excited you've decided to audition for the Desert Hills 2024-25 Chamber Singers & or Treble Singers! These groups are select vocalists who work hard to achieve amazing things, build friendships, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Audition applications consist of a series of  4 steps for Middle School applicants,

and 5 steps for High School applicants that MUST be completed before your audition date and time: 

Step 1 - Text @25audition to 81010 to get on Remind. 

Step 2 - Bring me a current picture of yourself and a copy of your school transcripts (grades) before your audition day and time.

 

Step 3 - Sign up for your individual audition time by clicking the button below

 

 

 

Step 4 - ​​Fill out the online Audition application by clicking the button below

 

 

 

 

Step 5 - Print your Group Audition music by clicking the link below or by picking it up from the DHMS or DHHS Choir room

Group audition music must be well-rehearsed and memorized

 

 

 

All auditions will be held after school in the DHMS Choir Room, starting with the individual auditions: You pick the day and the time April 15-18.  The High School group audition is on Friday, April 19th, from 3:00-5:00pm.

The individual audition is required to be considered for these groups. In addition, High School applicants group audition is required to be considered for these groups.

For individual auditions, please prepare a 60-second vocal solo showcasing your talents. Backtracks are strongly discouraged. Live accompaniment is encouraged but not provided and singing a cappella is acceptable.  During auditions, Mr. Woolf will have you complete a very simple sight singing/rhythm passage.  You will then be tested on your vocal range and ability to match pitch. A short question-and-answer period will follow.

 

It is your responsibility to be warmed-up prior to your audition. 

You are also responsible to thoroughly learn and memorize your audition songs. This includes your solo and for HS/MS audition, your voice part (SATB) for the group auditions.  If you are currently in choir, learn your current voice part, or if not, you can ask Mr. Woolf what part you should learn.  The group audition will require applicants to sing the required group music in both a large and small group ensemble. Practice tracks are located on this website under the "Practice" button. 

 

Remember: This is an audition--be prepared, look nice and do your best!

Good Luck!

~ Mr. Woolf 

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