2019-2020 Season Openings for All Voice Parts
The Knoxville Choral Society is pleased to announce fall auditions for the 2019-2020 season on Mon., Aug 12 and Tues., Aug 13, 2019, beginning at 5:00 PM. Auditions will be held at Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 1001 Ebenezer Rd. in Knoxville. Openings are available in all voice parts of the 120-voice volunteer choir.
Since 1951, the Knoxville Choral Society has been honored to share a wide range of choral music with the community. Dedicated to choral performance excellence, the group consisting of over 120 auditioned musicians performs major choral and orchestral works, highlighting a variety of choral literature and styles.
During the 2018-2019 concert season, the Knoxville Choral Society presented a Handel Masterworks concert under the direction of new artistic director John R. Orr. Additionally, the KCS performed Beethoven’s 9th Symphony in collaboration with the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra and presented the first Sing! Knoxville concert at the Bijou Theatre.
The 2019-2020 season presents the Knoxville Choral Society under the continued leadership of artistic director, John R. Orr. The 2019-2020 concert season will be announced in the coming weeks.
“The Knoxville Choral Society creates an opportunity for singers to participate in the highest caliber of choral concerts in our area,” says John R. Orr, Knoxville Choral Society Artistic Director. “We are looking for artistic, creative singers who love choral music of all kinds, and who want to connect with each other in the creative expression of the choral arts.”
Additional information about the 2019-2020 concert season is available at www.knoxvillechoralsociety.org
Rehearsals take place most Monday evenings, August-May from 7:30 to 9:30 PM. Auditions will include an assessment of vocal quality, sight-reading, and tonal memory drills. No prepared piece is required for the audition. For more information and to reserve an audition time, visit knoxvillechoralsociety.org/meet-the-kcs/auditions/, call
865-312-2440, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.