Sopranos and Tenors

 Open Rehearsal Jan 17

Ever wondered what it would be like to sing with Elgin Master Chorale? Here is your chance! We are having an Open Rehearsal on Tuesday, January 17. This is an open, non-audition event, so you can see if EMC might be right for you! You'll meet current members, sing the Brahms Requiem which we'll perform in April, and get important information about becoming a member.

Open Rehearsal
January 17, 2017
7:00-8:00 p.m. with refreshments to follow
Elgin Community College Arts Center, Building H

We hope to see you there! Call 847 214 7225 or email info@elginmasterchorale.org for more information.

Your Audition

The audition process will take about 10 minutes with Music Director Andrew Lewis and the Chair of our Artistic Development Committee. An accompanist will be provided. Please prepare one classical or sacred/gospel piece (memorization not required) and bring three copies to your scheduled audition. Your sight reading skills, musicality, intonation and tonal memory will be assessed.

Auditions are held in room H122 of Elgin Community College, which is also our regular rehearsal space. Building H (Fine Arts Building) of Elgin Community College 1700 Spartan Dr. Elgin, IL

Directions: Go through the Bldg H/Fine Arts main entrance (large triangular overhang). Walk through the lobby straight to the back; turn left. Make a right at the two water fountains; room H122 is on your left.

As an in-residence organization at Elgin Community College, participation in the Chorale is considered a class and can be taken for credit if your residence is located in Elgin Community College’s district.  The class meets for weekly rehearsals every Tues. from 7:00-9:30 p.m. in ECC Building H room 122.  Membership is $150 for ½ the year which includes tuition, music and overhead costs.  Women are required to purchase a floor-length black concert dress through the choir (approximately $60) and men a black tuxedo, cummerbund and tie.

Interested in auditioning or learning more? Call 847 214 7954 or email info@elginmasterchorale.org