*Do you miss singing in a choir?
*Do you want to stay connected with choral singing while you are in college?
*Do you want to reconnect with choral singing while you are studying at the University of Hartford?
*Are you interested in improving your musical skills?
If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, then consider auditioning for one of the choruses of The Hartt School! The Hartt School welcomes ALL university students to audition for its choral ensembles for the upcoming academic year.
Auditions will be held in The Hartt School (Fuller Building) in Room 411 on:
Monday, August 28th from 3-5PM
Tuesday, August 29th from 2-5PM
Wednesday, August 30th from 1- 6PM
Friday, September 1 from 1-5PM
To audition, bring something to sing such as a classical selection, a folk song, a song from a musical, or anything that can demonstrate your vocal ability. In addition, a few brief musicianship skills will be tested. Auditions normally take 6-7 minutes. An accompanist will be provided if you need one. Audition sign-up sheets are posted on the bulletin by Hartt Room 411.
Choral ensembles meet in The Hartt School 4 hours per week and are scheduled in two time blocks:
Block 1: M and W 2:30-3:50, and F 2:30-3:30
Block 2: M and W 4-5:20, and F 3:30-4:30
Students must attend 4 hours of rehearsal per week.
Cost of singing in a choir are an audit fee, same a 1 credit cost.
Fall: Classical a cappella works, spirituals, holiday music
Spring: Fauré Requiem with orchestra; Lauridsen’s Lux aeterna
If you have additional questions, contact Dr. Edward Bolkovac at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 860-874-1210.
Let choral singing be a part of your life while you are at the University of Hartford.