Join the Chorus – Request an Audition Today
The Rochester Oratorio Society welcomes auditions for all voice parts. Members of the community with singing experience and the ability to read music are invited to join Rochester’s premier choral ensemble. Members enjoy the opportunity to perform a wide variety of music, including choral masterworks, new compositions and music from around the world. We frequently collaborate with leading arts organizations throughout Western New York, including the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, BIODANCE, the Sankofa African Dance and Drum Ensemble, The Nazareth College Choir, and the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra.
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Meet with Our Audition Coach
Karen Bernhardt Kuntz is our audition coach and accompanist for auditions. She will meet with you in a low-stress environment to play while you sing your audition piece, and talk through the audition process with you. She will be available Monday, August 20 and Tuesday, August 21, or by appointment. Please call the Rochester Oratorio Society office at (585) 473-2234, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Requesting an Audition
Auditions are held on a rolling basis, so don’t wait, contact us today! New this year! We are offering online auditions for singers. Here’s how:
- Create a video clip of you singing a solo, with or without accompaniment. The video should be between 2:30-3:30 minutes.
- Upload your video to any standard platform (Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo, etc).
- Fill out the online form below, click Online Video, and insert a link to your video where indicated.
- Send us your audition!
To request a live audition with Eric Townell, please contact the Rochester Oratorio Society Office at (585) 473-2234 or submit the form below!
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