Barrington Children's Choir P.O. Box 1893 Barrington, Il 60011 / Singbcc@aol.com

Audition Information

Auditions are held annually at the end of May or early June. To schedule an audition, an appointment must be made in advance through the office.

Upon acceptance, a welcome letter and request for deposit is mailed to the home. In July, a complete registration package detailing rehearsals, tuition, and policy is mailed home.

BCC has openings for additional singers in each of our choirs. We will hold auditions during the day by appointment. Contact us today to schedule your audition!

The Audition Process

Noel

Solo: The candidate will be asked to sing "Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star" as a solo for our 3 Directors. The directors make the process as stress free as possible. The solo enables the directors the opportunity to hear their ability to match pitch (sing in tune).

Group sing: A group of children will sing "Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star" together and then be taught a 3 part song that they will sing in a round.

The entire audition will last approximately 45 minutes.

Intermediate Ensemble

Solo: The candidate will be asked to sing a solo (less than a minute) for our 3 directors.

Group sing: A group of children will sing "Twinkle Twinkle, Little Star" together and then be taught a 3 part song that they will sing in a round.

Chamber Choir / Bel Canto Choir

Solo: The candidate will be asked to sing a solo of their choice for our 3 directors. Those auditioning might also be asked to sight read a few measures.

The audition will last approximately 10 minutes.