TENOR auditions for Oakland Jazz Choir
- Hi!The Oakland Jazz Choir is looking for a bouncy tenor with a penchant for jazz.Auditions are being scheduled for OCTOBER.
Come sing with us!If you love jazz AND want to join a community choir, give us a try.
We're different and we love it!
Come check us out!
You can find us on Facebook & on TwitterWe're looking for :
• Ability to sing on pitch
• Strong feel for syncopation
• Solid ability to hold a harmony part against other parts
• Ability to blend vocally with others (singing and listening at the
• Team-focused attitude and a love for jazz
• Ability to commit to weekly rehearsals (7:00 -10 pm) on Wednesday
night, private practice on your own, occasional sectional or special
rehearsals, and ability to make time for gigs.
• Vocal ensemble experience preferred.
• Sight-reading/music-reading is helpful, but not required.
• Solo or lead singing abilities are helpful, but not required.
About the Oakland Jazz Choir
The Oakland Jazz Choir is an auditioned, performing
group of 15 singers led by Artistic Director Ben Flint.
OJC sings traditional and contemporary jazz with original
arrangements. We have performed at Yoshis, SF Jazz Festival, Great
American Music Hall, San Jose Jazz Festival, and the IAJE Convention
in Long Beach. We also provide workshops in the Oakland Public School District.
Auditioning singers preparation
• Prior to the audition you will be provided with sheet music and a
CD for learning your part.
If you are interested
• email in advance to register and coordinate pick-up of learning