The Festival Singers of Atlanta is auditioning singers for its 2014-2015 season.

There are openings for all voice parts.

Contact Director Keith H. Walker to schedule an audition. (khwbari@gmail.com or 706-831-4948)

Rehearsals are held on Tuesday evenings—7:30 to 9:30—at Druid Hills Presbyterian Church, 1026 Ponce de Leon Ave. (Across the street from the Majestic Diner).

The upcoming season features two concerts:

  • Christmas Concert (Dec 7, 3 p.m.) "Amid the Winter Snow"
  • Spring Concert (May TBA) "The Many Languages of Love"

Requirements for Singers

  • A passion for choral music. While some works may have solos, we strive first to creat a seamless and beautiful blended sound.
  • Ability to sight read music.
  • Commitment to rehearsals. Singers must commit to regular attendance at rehearsal. Performing in an upcoming concert after missing more than 3 rehearsals is at the discretion of the director.
  • Dues of $50 per term to cover music. Scholarships are available.

Amid the Winter Snow

 

The Word Was God - Rosephany Powell (b 1962)

O magnum mysterium - Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

Psallite - Michael Praetorius (1571-1621)

 

Dixit Maria - Hans LeHassler (1564-1612)

Bogoreditse Devo - Arvo Pärt (b. 1935)

Twelfth Night - Samuel Barber (1910-1981)

Benedicamus Domino - Peter Warlock (1894-1930)

 

Boy Was Born -Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)

Hodi Christus Natus Est - Francis Poulenc

Joy to the World - Clare Shore (b. 1954)

See Amid the Winter Snow - J. Kevin Waters (b. 1933)

Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day - Philip J. Stopford (b. 1977)

 

Quem vidistis pastores - Richard Dering (1580-1630)

Quaeramus cum pastoribus - Jean Mouton (1459-1522)

The Three Kings - Healey Willan (1880-1968)

Ab Oriente venerunt Magi - Jacob Handl (1550-1591)

Still Nacht - Bern Herbolsheimer (b. 1948)

 

Caroling,Caroling - Alfred Burt (1920-1954)

All On a Christmas Morning

We’ll Dress the House

Ah. Bleak and Chill the Wintry Wind

Christmas Cometh Caroling

 

Tannenbaum - John Rutter (b. 1945)

Deck the Hall in 7/8 - James McKelvy (1917-2003)

Wexford Carol - arr. Philip J. Stopford

Good King Wenceslas - Clare Shore

 

Merry Christmas - Arthur Warrell (1882-1939)