Melodia Women’s Choir of NYC, Cynthia Powell, Artistic Director, is an acclaimed ensemble of 25+ volunteer singers who explore and perform both classical and contemporary works composed for women’s voices and instrumental ensembles. Melodia is a professionally-managed, grant-funded organization. Concerts are presented in November and April/May in New York City each season. We are currently auditioning sopranos and altos for our 20th season – 2nd altos are especially welcome. Repertoire will include classical and contemporary music, will feature a new commissioned piece and include works by women composers. Rehearsals are on Monday evenings from 7 – 9:30pm in the West Village, with some additional rehearsals in the week of the concerts. Singers are vaccinated and masked during rehearsals. Sight reading ability and choral experience needed. High-level, friendly group. Contact Jenny Clarke: for an audition. More info and clips: melodiawomenschoirnyc.org.
Résonance, Omaha’s premier vocal ensemble, begins its highly anticipated tenth-anniversary season with the Mozart Requiem, launching the inaugural Résonance Festival Choir, an auditioned choir of both professional and volunteer singers who perform major choral works with orchestra.
Festival Choir rehearsals will be held Sunday evenings beginning August 14 and culminate with the October 6 performance at Countryside Community Church. Auditions are June 14 and 21 at First United Methodist Church in Omaha. Those currently singing in an auditioned choir and wishing to volunteer do not need to audition but asked to fill out an audition questionnaire to share about their current experience.