Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Harmonium Choral Society Holds Auditions for 2022-2023 Season



WHEN: by appointment on select dates between August 25th and September 7th
Grace Church in Madison, 4 Madison Ave. at Kings Rd., Madison, in the choir room
Please click here to sign up.

Harmonium Choral Society will be conducting auditions for a limited number of openings in all voice parts for experienced singers with good sight-reading ability. Auditions will be held at with Artistic Director Dr. Anne Matlack. 

If accepted, rehearsals begin September 11th and are held at Grace Lutheran Church in Mendham on Sunday nights at 7pm, with some sectionals starting at 6pm, one Saturday morning per concert season, and Tues/Fri dress rehearsals before each concert. Harmonium schedules three major concerts per season—December, March, and June—as well as a Chamber Singers concert and special appearances throughout the year.

Harmonium concert soloists are usually selected from the chorus’s 100-voice membership, over one-third of whom are professional musicians and/or music educators. Members are also invited to audition for the Harmonium Chamber Singers, a 20-voice vocal ensemble selected from the full Harmonium chorus.

Please click on this link to sign up for an audition time and visit our website here to sign-up for our e-newsletter. All Harmonium singers are vaccinated and sing while masked. Auditioners must show proof of Covid vaccination and sing while masked to audition and to be a member. There is an annual fee to be a singing member of the choir and consideration is given to those who might need assistance.

Concert dates: 2022 - 2023

December 10, 7:30 pm, December 11, 3 pm, Presbyterian Church in Morristown.

March 4, 7:30 pm, March 5, 3 pm, Morristown United Methodist Church.

May 6 & 7, Chamber Singers, TBA

June 3, 7:30 pm; June 4, 3 pm, Calvary Episcopal Church in Summit.


Harmonium Choral Society, based in Morris County, is one of New Jersey's leading choral arts organizations. The 100-voice choral society, directed by Dr. Anne Matlack of Madison, has been recognized for its eclectic programming, choral excellence, and community spirit, and sponsors commissions and musicianship workshops. A smaller group performs in schools, senior living communities, and other venues throughout each year. Harmonium's composers-in-residence are Mark Miller and Martin Sedek; the chorus has also commissioned and premiered works by Amanda Harberg, Matthew Harris, and Elliot Z. Levine.

Harmonium’s season consists of four subscription concerts held in December, March, May, and June. The chorus also sponsors an annual High School Student Choral Composition Contest, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2022. This innovative program won the prestigious Chorus America Education and Outreach Award.

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