Thursday, March 24, 2016

MONMOUTH CIVIC CHORUS TO HOLD SCHOLARSHIP AUDITIONS

SCHOLARSHIP AUDITIONS NOTICE:

The Monmouth Civic Chorus announced its annual scholarship auditions for vocally talented New Jersey high school seniors planning to pursue higher education. 

WHEN: Saturday, April 30, 2016 in Red Bank by appointment only.
WHERE:
United Methodist Church of Red Bank, 247 Broad Street, Red Bank

The application deadline is April 23 and the application fee is $10. For information or an audition appointment, call 732-933-9333, e-mail scholarship@monmouthcivicchorus.org or visit www.monmouthcivicchorus.org and click Sing.

singing scholarshipsA total of $2500 in scholarship funds is available to be awarded to students of outstanding vocal promise.

Contestants must be prepared to perform two selections from the standard vocal repertoire (opera, operetta, art songs, oratorio or Gilbert and Sullivan), with at least one selection in Italian, French or German. Show music is not acceptable. Contestants will be judged on technique, choice of material, poise and musicianship. An accompanist will be provided if needed.

Last year, First Place went to Nicole Toms, Point Pleasant Borough, who was awarded $2000. Second Place was shared by Mary Roberts of Milford and Selena Siri of Parlin, who were each awarded $500.