Join Us – Auditions

Some places are available in all our choir groups, however, we are specifically recruiting…

YOUNG MEN whose voices have changed (broken), or are in the process of changing, to join our YOUNG MEN’S CHOIR “Centauri Voices“. If this describes you, then please contact us to discuss trying out the group prior to auditioning.

Joining Woden Valley Youth Choir

WVYC offers choir groups for people aged between 8 and 21.

Young people love making music with others. In Woden Valley Youth Choir, choristers learn lots of songs, work with composers, perform in amazing places, record albums, travel, make new friends and, best of all, have a GREAT time!

Please review our rehearsal times, locations and fees prior to booking an audition.

 

UPCOMING AUDITIONS

Saturday 23 February 2019

To join the choir, young singers are required to attend a friendly and welcoming audition held to determine potential as well as ability.

Audition details

There will be two rounds of auditions for the choir for 2019

If you are interested in auditioning, please contact us, or use the form below. and come along to our open rehearsal – DETAILS BELOW

Auditions typically consist of:

  • Singing a song of the young person’s choice
  • Singing a verse/chorus of either Waltzing Matilda or the National Anthem
  • Singing a round, echo pitch and rhythm exercises

 

Auditions are kept friendly and informal and are an opportunity for us to get to know you and decide which of our choirs is the best fit for your musical success. Parents are asked not to be in the room for the audition.

The audition process will usually only take approximately 10 minutes. There is a small $10 administration charge to sit the audition.

Notification of the result of your audition is typically emailed within 1 week of the audition.

Book an audition

To arrange an audition, please complete the Application for Membership Form and email it to the administrator

Or, for more information, please contact us.

OPEN REHEARSAL – 12 FEBRUARY 

CHARLES WESTON SCHOOL

80 WOODBERRY AVE, COOMBS (entrance at bus stop)

To find out what choir is like, you can come and sit in on our open rehearsals

  • 4.30 – 5.30pm  Nova Voices (lower primary) and Borealis Voices (upper primary/lower secondary)
  • 6.30pm – 8.00pm   Australis Voices (secondary and tertiary students) and Centauri Voices (young men with changing voices)

In between these two rehearsals you can join us in hearing from our founding director, Don Whitbread  and his successor, Alpha Gregory, who between them led the choir for 48 years.  There will be some singing and, of course, cake.