Tri-borough Chamber Choir

Lyric Theatre Hammersmith, Lyric Square, off King Street, London W6 0QL

Cost: £45 per term

19/09/2019 Thursday 16:30 1.5 hours

Course Info

Chamber Choir

Applications for 2019-2020 music tuition have now closed. If you would like further information please contact info@triboroughmusichub.org.

If you have already applied, auditions will be held in the second half of the summer term (where applicable) and confirmation of tuition will be sent out by the end of July.

The Tri-borough Chamber Choir launched in September 2017. It is an auditioned choir for secondary-aged young people in school years 7-13, and a progression route for children who have previously been members of The Young Singers choir. The Chamber Choir sings mostly classical repertoire, as well as folk songs and early music. Rehearsals will include tuition on music-reading and sight-singing. The choir made their debut performance at the Barbican in December 2017, performing as part of the young people's chorus with the Academy of Ancient Music. in the world premiere of a new work by Hannah Conway - Messiah Who? A Young Known Voice, which the choir members also helped to create.

Audition Requirements

  1. Prepare two contrasting pieces from classical, folk or musical theatre - no pop, belt or R&B. A list of suggested songs will be sent to all candidates in advance.
  2. To sing a scale and a vocal exercise for range
  3. To sing back a short melody
  4. To learn a short excerpt from a piece of sheet music (with help from the audition panel) and discuss what you see on the page