Junior County Chorus

Lebenslust:

Alto - slower than real tempo:
Download the mp3 here: Lebenslust alto.mp3

Bass - slower than real tempo:
Download the mp3 here: Lebenslust bass slower.mp3

Accompaniment:
Download the mp3 here: lebenslust.mp3


JUNIOR COUNTY CHORUS IMPORTANT DATES and INFORMATION:

Audition packet is due to your director by FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2012
Get a copy of the audition packet here:
Audition Date and Location: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at Governor Mifflin H.S.
Bus transportation will be provided to auditions.Alternate transportation must be approved by the Choir Director.
Bus to Auditions:
The bus will depart from the middle school at 5:45 pm.
Plan to arrive at the middle school by 5:35 pm.
The bus will leave from the MIDDLE SCHOOL, because you will be traveling with the 7th and 8th graders.

Audition time: The audition time for Brandywine Heights is from 6:45 – 7:00 p.m.

After Auditions: The bus will return to the middle school at approximately 8:00 p.m. Please arrange for a ride to pick you up from the school.
Junior County Chorus Rehearsal Day: Friday, April 13 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. at Wilson West M.S. (tentative)
Transportation will be provided.Alternate transportation must be approved by your Choir Director.
Junior County Festival Saturday, April 14, 2012 (morning rehearsal, evening concert) at Boyertown West JH
Students must arrange their own transportation to the rehearsal and concert.

Audition Music

Title Composer Publisher / Octavo No. Lebenslust (prepare in English) F. Schubert Tetra/Continuo TC258 / SATB


  • You may obtain a copy of the music from your director.
  • You will learn the entire music assignment, but might sing only part of the music during the audition.
  • You must use an original copy of the music for auditions, not a copy.



SUGGESTIONS FOR THE AUDITION
  1. Wear tasteful clothing; dress pants, nice shirt, nice shoes.
  2. Obtain a BLACK folder from Mrs. Rhodes by the audition date.
  3. Warm up before you go to the audition and once you get there
  4. Do not drink milk or eat dairy products before you audition.
  5. Do eat a meal a few hours before you audition. Do not sing on an empty stomach.
  6. It is natural to be nervous. Concentrate and recover if a mistake is made.
  7. The CD may begin at the beginning, middle, or near the end of the piece. Be prepared to start anywhere.
  8. No Gum!!!

You have one chance. Have fun and go for it!