AUDITIONS for Vox Troiano (Voice of the Trojan) and Sounds of Silas will take place on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 after school in Music Room 115.
Come prepared to sing your choice of either “America, The Beautiful” (one verse, one chorus) or “Amazing Grace” (one verse). There will also be a short, vocalization exercise (to determine your voice part) and a short, sight-reading exercise (to determine the level of your ability to read music). Auditions are open to current freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.
About the Choirs
Vox Troiano, is the select (auditioned), advanced, mixed (SATB) chorale (large chorus) of Bishop Chatard High School. There will be four rehearsals a week – two during ZERO period (Wednesday and Friday) and two during SEMINAR B. Upon gaining membership through audition, you will be assigned to Mr. Duray’s homeroom. You will receive .5 fine arts credit per semester.
Sounds of Silas
Sounds of Silas is the select (auditioned), advanced, mixed (SATB) chamber chorus (8-16 members) of Bishop Chatard High School. This ensemble meets as a class during the 1st and 2nd semesters. Upon gaining membership through audition, you will need to adjust your schedule with the help of your guidance counselor. You will receive 1 fine arts credit per semester.
Note: After serving two years (or four semesters) of either chorus, you are eligible for fine arts credit at the HONORS level for each semester of membership and participation. See or email Mr. Duray (email@example.com) for additional details or questions you may have.