All State Middle School Choir Screening

STATEWIDE REPRESENTATION IS STILL OUR NUMBER ONE PRIORITY! AT LEAST ONE STUDENT FROM EACH SCHOOL WILL BE SELECTED IF THEY CAN MATCH PITCH WITHIN A RANGE SPECIFIED BELOW. 

All-State Middle School choir Screening

***** Recordings*****

Two options: one recording file with both 5-tone scales per student OR two separate recording files, one for each 5-tone scale per student

Middle school choir includes grades 6, 7 and 8

Audition Fee is $10 ($7 screening fee + $3 application fee)

Audition and Fee Deadline is October 1 at midnight

All-State Fees- $215.00 (due after a student is selected)

Middle School All-State Choir Dates: Thursday, January 11 – Friday, January 12

 

All audition fees must be paid online with a credit card to be submitted

Teachers and students may not electronically or otherwise enhance any recordings. By submitting the audition materials online, the director attests that these conditions were met and agrees to adhere to all deadlines set by OMEA and understands that all deadlines are final. 

 

Please sing the following 5-tone scales ascending and descending on solfege, numbers, or la. Teachers will play each scale on the recording and the student will repeat a cappella.

Bass: C-G (begin on C below middle C)   F-C (begin on F below middle C)            

Tenor: E-B (begin on E below middle C)    A-E (begin on A below middle C)
                       
Alto: Bb-F (begin on Bb below middle C)    A-E (begin on A above middle C)
           
Soprano: E-B (begin on E above middle C)    C-G (begin on C one octave above middle C)