This signup is for vocal soloist opportunities only. If you are seeking to audition as a volunteer community choir member or a paid professional chorister, click here.
Handel Choir of Baltimore is holding auditions for professional soloists for all voice parts. Auditions will be held Saturday, July 23 and Saturday, July 30 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Peabody Opera Studio, Leakin 114, 1 East Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, MD 21202.
To be considered for a soloist audition with Handel Choir, please follow these instructions.
- Send an email to [email protected]
- Subject line: [Your First Name Your Last Name] [Voice Part] Soloist Audition Request
- Your email must include:
- bio, resume, CV or equivalent with email and phone number
- audio files attached or links to audio or video (links are preferred). Include text identifying (1) the composer and title of featured material and (2) the year the recording was made.
Artistic Director and Conductor Brian Bartoldus will review your materials and will contact you directly if he would like to set up an audition. Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to all inquiries. For more information on what to expect and what to prepare, visit the Frequently Asked Questions on the Handel Choir of Baltimore website.
You will need to provide an email address to complete your audition signup. If you do not have an email address, call 667.206.4120 and leave a message, and we'll call you to schedule your audition over the phone.
If you would like to audition, but cannot do so on July 20 or August 3, or there are no audition slots available below, or if you have questions that are not answered at handelchoir.org/Auditions, call 667.206.4120 and leave a message. We will call you to make alternate arrangements and/or answer your questions.
After you sign up:
You will receive a confirmation email that contains a link back to your signup.
Keep your confirmation email! You will need it to move your audition, swap with someone else, or cancel your audition.
If your schedule changes, you are responsible for updating or canceling your signup, using the link in your confirmation email.
If you lose your confirmation email and need to cancel or make a change, call the office at 667.206.4120 and leave a message.
Are you ready?
1. Click here for details on what to prepare for your audition.
2. Bring your calendar with you to the audition.
3. Please arrive at least 10 minutes before your scheduled audition to fill out paperwork.
You will receive an email reminder two days before your audition.
Auditions take place at the Opera Studio of the Peabody Conservatory, 1 East Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, MD 21202. Go to the visitors entrance and request directions to the Opera Studio for your audition with Handel Choir of Baltimore.
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For more details and frequently asked questions, go to handelchoir.org/Auditions.
Peabody Institute, 1 East Mt Vernon Place, Baltimore, MD 21202