SYC AUDITIONS

SYC AUDITIONS

AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENT
 
for the
SCHAUMBURG YOUTH CHOIR
Michael Van Camp, Director
 
2017/2018 AUDITIONS FOR NEW MEMBERS 

The SYC (Schaumburg Youth Choir) will feature high school and college students to perform regularly at the Schaumburg Prairie Center for the Arts and at special engagements locally, nationally, and internationally (as opportunities become available).

SYC members are eligible to receive the program’s Prairiesong Scholarship, valued at up to $500.

 
Open To
High School and College Students
Ages 15 - 22
(high school students must be enrolled in school choir program)
 
Audition Date
Sunday August 20, 2017 2:00-8:00 pm
Sunday, August 27, 2:00-8:00 pm

 
Location
Prairie Center for the Arts
201 Schaumburg, Ct., Schaumburg, IL
 
Vocal Audition
Please prepare a solo of your choosing (an aria or art song, no pop or Broadway).
If you are unable to prepare a solo piece, you will be asked to sing an a cappella folk song, e.g. "My Country Tis of Thee." 
Audition will include vocal range assessment and sight reading. 
 
Each audition slot will last approximately 7 minutes. An accompanist will be provided.
  
Participation Info
Rehearsals will be held Sundays, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.  (*note there will be a few Monday evening rehearsals you will be advised in advance)
 
Fees 
For the 2017/2018 Season the fee is $175.00 plus a $25.00 family donation to the Prairie Center Arts Foundation.   Rehearsal materials and folders are included in the fee.
 
To Schedule an Audition Online
1) Visit Sign Up Genius and select an available time slot.
2) Complete online audition form.
 
To Schedule by Phone
Call 847-923-3630
   
 For more information, contact
Donna Robertelli at drobertelli@schaumburg.com
Rob Pileckis at rpileckis@schaumburg.com