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Davidson, NC 28035

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Chorale

Chorale members singingDavidson College Chorale is the premier choral ensemble at Davidson. A highly select, auditioned choir comprised of students from various academic disciplines, they perform the standard choral repertoire as well as newly composed and commissioned choral literature. The Chorale tours annually and represents Davidson College on the campus, regionally, and nationally.

In recent years the Chorale has toured nationally to Atlanta, Birmingham, Charleston, Chattanooga, Key West, Miami, New Orleans, New York City, Orlando, Savannah, Washington D.C., and Williamsburg. Internationally the Chorale has toured Prague, Salzburg, Vienna, and Ireland. Highlights of the ensemble's most recent tour to New York included singing by invitation at St. John the Divine and the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

Chorale members singing

Rehearsals

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday: 5-6 p.m. in Sloan 201

Auditions

Auditions are held the first full week of classes. 

  • All students, even returning choir members, should sign up for an audition time.
  • Sign up sheets will be posted outside Prof. Gilliam's office (Sloan 102)
  • Sign up sheets will also be available at the Activities Fair each fall.
  • Auditions consist of
    • vocalises
    • pitch matching
    • vocal flexibility exercises
    • sight-reading exercises