VOCI women's ensemble auditions
>From: vocisings@...[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
>Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2003 13:34:43 -0700 (PDT)
>Please add VOCI to your list and also send out this audition
>announcement. Thank you!
>VOCI Women's Vocal Ensemble
>Artistic Director: Jude Navari
>Administrative Director: Terry Meyers
>Announces AUDITIONS for Experienced Choral Singers
>For the 2003-2004 season
>Auditions will be held July through the first week of September by
>For more information or to schedule an audition, please call Jude Navari
>at (415) 621-4962 or e-mail judenavari@....
>VOCI rehearses Wednesday evenings from 7:30 to 10 PM in Orinda. To learn
>more about VOCI, visit our website at www.angelfire.com/la/VOCI
> Voci's winter concert, Voices in Peace III, will feature
> Magnificat settings and other selections by Palestrina, Porpora, Vaughn
> Williams and Larsen. Our spring concert, Songs from the Old Country,
> includes folksongs from central and Eastern Europe.
> VOCI Women's Vocal Ensemble, founded in 1991, is recognized as one
> of the finest choral groups in the Bay Area. As part of its mission, VOCI
> champions music by women and for women, from all parts of the world and
> every century.
> Led by artistic director Jude Navari, who is active throughout the
> Bay Area as a conductor and composer, VOCI has been described as having a
> particularly lush and ethereal quality. The group's size of 20 voices
> allows for an unusual intimacy among chorus members and between chorus
> and audience.
> VOCI singers are dynamic women of all ages and walks of life who
> share a passionate love of music, fierce dedication to the ensemble and a
> deep commitment to giving back to the community. VOCI has given benefit
> performances for the Oakland firestorm victims, the Faithful Fools Street
> Ministry of San Francisco, AASK Adopt a Special Kid, and the Global Fund
> for Women.