Gondwana Choirs - National Choral School - APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN
8:00am 23rd July 2018 - 6:00pm 8th August 2018
Venue Name: University of NSW
Venue Address: High Street, Kensington, Sydney
Event Type: National
Choir(s): Gondwana Choirs
NATIONAL CHORAL SCHOOL
Gondwana Choirs now has Applications Open for National Choral School. Applications close on 6 August.
Monday 7 January – Sunday 20 January 2019
University of New South Wales, Sydney
National Choral School is the pre-eminent intensive choral experience for young singers in Australia.
For two weeks, over 300 singers come together to form treble and SATB choirs which include Gondwana Voices (treble singers, aged 10-17), Gondwana Chorale (mixed choir, aged 17-25) and Latitude 34 (SATB).
The choirs are led by the nation’s leading choral artists and in 2019, internationally-acclaimed conductor Simon Halsey (London Symphony Orchestra Chorus) will be Guest Artist. The combined choirs will be present the premiere of a new commissioned work by Paul Jarman.
Artistic Staff: Lyn Williams, Mark O’Leary, Carl Crossin, Paul Holley, Elizabeth Scott, Rowan Johnston, Kate Albury, Kim Sutherland, Amandine Petit, Paul Jarman
To be eligible for projects 2 – 4, choristers must attend National Choral School (Project 1). Preference for project 1 may be given to those choristers available for the other projects.
Auditions will be held nationally between 25 August and 2 September 2018.