Auditions are scheduled by calling the Bach Society of Saint Louis office at (314) 652-BACH. The audition information sheet can be downloaded from this website and completed prior to the audition.
We look for choral singers who read well, blend easily with other voices, and sing with good intonation. Prospective members will have had private study in an instrument as well as voice, and be experienced in choral singing.
· Experienced in choral singing
· Competent in reading music
· Above average in sight reading skills
· Experienced in singing in Latin and German
· Able to blend easily with other voices
· A good listener who sings with good intonation
The fifteen-minute audition will include
· A prepared solo no longer than 4 minutes (accompanist provided)
· Sight reading and tonal memory
· An evaluation of vocal characteristics
Rehearsals are held from late August to early May on Monday evenings, 7:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in the Great Hall at the Church of St. Michael and St. George, 6345 Wydown Boulevard, Clayton, MO 63105. Enter by the door for the St. Michael School at the far west side. Click here for a complete rehearsal and performance schedule in PDF format.