C'mon. Sing your heart out.
Delta's choral ensembles travel around the world performing and competing. They're amazing! If you love to sing, are interested in learning how or want to strengthen and expand your current vocal ability, you should consider taking a vocal course and becoming part of one of Delta's choirs.
CHAMBER CHOIR & JAZZ SINGERS AUDITIONS
Are you a singer? Do you like to sing solos at karaoke or church? Were you in choir in high school and really miss it? Consider participating in the choirs at Delta College!
If you'd like to be a part of a select, auditioned ensemble, the second round of auditions for the Delta College Chamber Choir and the Delta College Jazz Singers will be held on Wednesday, August 22 and Thursday, August 23 from 5 – 8 pm on both days.
An audition time signup sheet will be posted on the bulletin board across from S131 on Monday, August 20.
Contact Dr. Tim Hendrickson, Director of Choral Activities, at email@example.com for audition information and details.
If you're not into auditioning consider the Delta College Chorale! We just got back from performing at Carnegie Hall and we had a blast! Sign up for Chorale I (MUS 146) and no audition is necessary. Contact Dr. Hendrickson for further details.
Pick the ensemble that's right for you
Membership in the Chamber Choir is by audition only.
The Delta College Chamber Choir is a 12-14 voice auditioned choral ensemble that performs literature written expressly for small chamber groups. We perform a wide variety of styles from all periods. The Chamber Choir typically performs two concerts per semester, and in some instances joins the Chorale in performing larger works.
In May of 2012, the Delta College Chamber Choir performed a special concert at St. John the Divine Cathedral in New York, as well as joining the Chorale in the festival performance at Carnegie Hall. On occasion, we also perform extra concerts both locally and across the state.
Chamber Choir rehearsals are Thursday evenings from 6 – 8pm in S131.
Which class should you take? MUS 190, 191, 192, 193
Membership in Chorale is open to any student or faculty and may be taken for credit.
The Delta College Chorale is the largest choral ensemble at Delta with a membership of 30 to 40 mixed (SATB) voices. We perform works written for large chorus from various musical periods and genre. The Chorale typically performs two concerts per semester, often with small instrumental ensembles, and occasionally with full orchestra.
In May of 2012, the Delta College Chorale combined with 6 other community college choirs to perform Mozart’s Regina Ceoli, and Vivaldi’s Gloria, on stage in New York at Carnegie Hall.
Chorale rehearsals are Wednesday evenings from 5 – 7pm in S131.
Which class should you take? MUS 146, 147, 148, 149
Membership in the Delta College Jazz Singers is by audition only.
The Delta College Jazz Singers is a 12 to 14 voice auditioned vocal jazz ensemble. Much of the literature we perform comes from original arrangements and compositions, as well as arrangements of well-known jazz standards. Typically, Jazz Singers performs two concerts a year and take an annual tour each winter semester both locally, and across the state.
Jazz Singers rehearsals are Wednesday evenings from 7 – 9pm in S131.
Which class should you take? MUS 194, 195, 196, 197
Delta College has 30-40 choral members.
There are three annual concerts each academic year; Fall Choralscapes, Winter Holiday and Spring Masterworks.
Delta College Choirs perform around the world, from the tri-cities, to New York to Germany and Austria!