Music Department - Honor Choir

Honor Choir

Fort Lewis College 22nd Annual Honor Choir
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO  81301

 

NEW for 2018 - There will be a $10/student participation fee. 

Registration is free and open now.
Honor Choir Audition Recordings due October 4th
Solo Contest Audition Recordings due October 25th

(see right side bar for more information and registration form)


Full Schedule will be posted soon, however, please observe the following:

  • Please arrive at the Concert Hall by 8:45 a.m.
  • Please bring with you enough copies of music for each singer!
  • Notes and rhythms should be learned by time of arrival, so the choir can work on artistry and presentation and give the highest quality performance possible.

CONCERT
5:30 p.m. - Free of charge, open to the public.


Solo Vocal Competition

We will be holding a solo vocal competition, the winner of which will perform her/his solo at the evening concert. Up to five finalists will be selected from your submissions, and will be judged in a public performance during the day of the event.

Repertoire for the solo competition may include art song or folk song arrangements with piano in any language, or musical theater selections with piano. Suggested repertoire for scholarship auditions is here.

Please send recordings (cd, dvd, mp3, or .wav file) postmarked no later than October 26th to Shauna Blaylock.

Electronic submissions are preferred and may be emailed to Shauna at:

blaylock_sl@fortlewis.edu

If you wish to send via postal mail please address to:

Shauna Blaylock, FLC Music
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO  81301

Interested in becoming a vocal music student at FLC? Fill out our Scholarship/Admission Form      

AUDITION MUSIC (NOT FOR SOLO AUDITIONS) - DUE OCTOBER 4TH
PDF Files of America The Beautiful for auditions;
please use the correct file according to your voice (All singers should sing the melody line.)

When making recordings: Please have the student state their full name and the name of their school.

Please also include the starting pitch, played on a piano, on the recording.

Sopranos

Altos and Basses

Tenors


FILE SPECIFICS FOR ALL AUDITIONS:

Please have the student state their name, school, and voicing.
Please name the files like this:
FirstnameLastname_School_voicing (example: ShaunaBlaylock_FLC_Alto)
This will ensure that the correct student is being adjudicated using the correct recording.


REGISTRATION/RECOMMENDATION FORM - DUE OCTOBER 4TH

Recommendation Form - Directors, please fill this out and email it to us, along with mp3 audition files, by October 4th.
Email mp3 files to Shauna Blaylock at blaylock_sl@fortlewis.edu


SOLO CONTEST INFORMATION

Send in your submissions for the SOLO CONTEST -  mp3/.wav file via email to blaylock_sl@fortlewis.edu - by October 25th
The winner will perform their winning solo on the evening concert.

(Note: postal mailed solo submissions should be sent to:
FLC Music - Shauna Blaylock
1000 Rim Drive
Durango,  CO  81301)

INFORMATION/QUICK LINKS

Repertoire for 2018 Honor Choir

Honor Choir:

Over the rainbow- Russ Robinson 

 

Ave Verum corpus - Mozart
(Click HEREfor PDF)

 

I’ll tell my ma - arr. Erik Jones

(Please memorize)

Percussion 1- sopranos

Percussion 2-altos

Percussion 3-all men

 

Will the circle be unbroken-arr. J. David Moore

 

Chamber Choir:

Walking on the green grass - Michael Hannagin


Recommendation Form - Directors, please fill this out and email it to us, along with mp3 audition files, by October 4th.
Email mp3 files to Shauna Blaylock at blaylock_sl@fortlewis.edu