San Francisco Girls Chorus School Auditions
August 22, 2019

Our next audition for the San Francisco Girls Chorus School will be on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the African American Art & Culture Complex in San Francisco, for our Training Chorus (ages 6-7).

Learn more about Training Chorus and what to expect.

Interested in learning more about SFGC and what it’s like to sing in the chorus? Join us for a Demo Class with our Prep Chorus and Chorus Essentials Director, Christopher Street, from 3-4pm. The Demo Class is free and open to singers ages 4-7. Our faculty and staff will also be on-hand to answer any questions about our programs and the year ahead.

Auditions will follow from 4-6pm and are open to singers ages 6-7 for spots in our Training Chorus program.

To register your daughter for an audition, please complete the Audition Information Form. If you have any questions about auditions or any other aspect of the Chorus School experience, please contact Johann Joson, Chorus School Coordinator, at jjoson@sfgirlschorus.org.

The Chorus School offers programs in San Francisco and Emeryville. The ideal candidate for participation in SFGC’s Chorus School is an energetic child possessing the musical attributes that are generally considered requisite for the highest standards of performance in choral music: the aptitude to listen and hear differences in pitch, the ability to match tones with the voice, the capability to imitate rhythms correctly, and an instinct for singing. Choristers must cooperate well with others, possess basic reading skills, be able to take verbal and written instruction for improvement, and have the capacity to focus and concentrate.

Audition Details
Thursday, August 22
African American Art & Culture Complex (762 Fulton Street, SF)
Demo Class, 3 - 4pm
Audition, 4-6pm

Please note, SFGC offers partial to full scholarships for all of our school training programs.

Upon gaining acceptance into the Chorus School, young singers have the unique opportunity to:

  • Become members of an organization dedicated to the empowerment and advancement of girls and young women through excellence in music education and performance;

  • Enjoy the company of more than 330 choristers in weekly or bi-weekly rehearsals, depending on level;

  • Perform classical music, contemporary music, world music, and some musical theater under the guidance of a faculty of elite performers/educators;

  • Study vocal technique and learn sight singing, study skills, and music theory;

  • Attend a 7-10 day summer music camp and train with our expert faculty of professional musicians;

  • Learn to perform with poise and confidence for Bay Area audiences!