Vocal Music

Vocal Music Audition Requirements for 2021-2022 Admissions

All applicants must thoroughly read and follow the 4 step application/audition process on the Admissions homepage.

DIRECTORS
Dr. Ryan Garrison and
Meaghan Quigley

VOCAL MUSIC WEBSITE
Click Here

ONLINE APPLICATION
November 2, 2020 – January 1, 2021 at 9:00 am

PREAUDITION MEETING – virtual for 2021
Monday, January 4, 2021
6:00 pm
link to preaudition meeting

PREVIEW DATES
Because of Covid19, DSA will not have any in-person tours or Preview Mornings for the 20/21 school year.  A full Preview Morning video can be found here.

AUDITION DATES
First Round Prescreen
By January 21, 2021 at 11:59 pm
For the first round of auditions, students will submit items listed below under “Audition Requirements”.  This will all be done virtually.  This is simply a submission – no live component.

Callbacks
Tuesday, February 2 – 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
or
Saturday, February 6 – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Students who are called back from the 1st round prescreen auditions will be given a time for a Zoom audition on one of the dates above.

ACCOMMODATIONS
If your student needs accommodations for the audition, as written in a 504 or IEP, please provide a copy of the 504 or IEP to Assistant Principal aspen_burkett@dpsk12.org ONE WEEK before your student’s audition date.

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

Call Back Audition Numbers
111
104
119
120
125
101
105
129
110
126
103
117
131
116
133
130
102
127
106
109
122
123
112
113
124
108
115
118

 

CALL BACK TIME SCHEDULE – LOOK HERE

Call back link below for February 2 and 6
Call back time: Please log in 5 minutes before your call back time.  You will “wait” in the waiting room until a Vocal Director lets you into the room

Zoom Call Back Link

If you have trouble logging in, please email lisa.sacker@gmail.com

Call Back Practice Video

Choral Excerpt Music

My Country Tis of Thee

Audition Information

Callback Audition Elements
Skills:   My Country Tis of Thee (will provide music)
Skills: Scales and Triads (progressive in difficulty)
6-8:      Major Scale, Major Triad, Minor Triad
9-12:    Major, Natural, Harmonic, Melodic Minor Scales, Major, Minor, Diminished, Augmented Triads
ALL:     Aural Recall from a Vocal Score