Wednesday, August 10, 2016

MONMOUTH CIVIC CHORUS ANNOUNCES MEMBER AUDITIONS: AWARD-WINNING CHORUS ESPECIALLY SEEKING TENORS & BASSES

MONMOUTH CIVIC CHORUS MEMBER AUDITIONS

WHEN: by appointment on Wednesday evenings beginning September 7, 2016
WHERE:
Red Bank Charter School, 58 Oakland Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701

Interested singers are encouraged to attend a rehearsal. Auditions and rehearsals are held each Wednesday beginning September 7. For an audition appointment or more information, visit monmouthcivicchorus.org and click “Sing,” e-mail membership@monmouthcivicchorus.org or call 732-933-9333. Join us for the 2016-2016 season!

Experienced singers are invited to audition for the award-winning Monmouth Civic Chorus. Auditions are open to all members of the community ages 16 and upAll voice parts are welcome to audition; however, the chorus is especially seeking tenors, baritones and basses to add to its impressive ensemble.  Monmouth Civic Chorus is dedicated to the highest standards of artistic excellence and at the same time, is a fun community of singers where you will find friendship and fun with like-minded musicians.

The 2016-17 season features Bach, Handel plus an array of holiday favorites in December; a celebration of Love Songs from the Middle Ages to the Internet Age in February; and stunning music from the powerful singing traditions of the Baltics and Scandinavia in June. Artistic Director Dr. Ryan Brandau holds a Doctor of Musical Arts and Master of Music degrees from the Yale School of Music, an MPhil in historical musicology from the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom), and a BA in Music from Princeton University.

The Monmouth Civic Chorus is the proud recipient of the 2008 ASCAP/Chorus America Alice Parker Award, and the 2010 Spinnaker Award for Arts and Culture from the Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce. The Chorus has been called "near-flawless" (Asbury Park Press), "alive and evocative" (The Star-Ledger) and "superior" (Red Bank Green).