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Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 12:03 AM



Red Shift, the premier professional choir of Louisiana, announces AUDITIONS for the 2017-2018 season with priority consideration through August 25, 2017. The 2017-2018 Season includes staged performances of Joby Talbot’s Path of Miracles in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, a featured conference performance for the Louisiana American Choral Directors Association, David Lang’s the little match girl passion, and more…
Red Shift, conducted by Trey Davis, is a choir of accomplished vocal artists from throughout the U.S. who collaborate for concert projects of virtuosic repertoire from early music to the post-modern. Performances immerse audiences in an innovative and unique sound world that places story-telling at the forefront, often through imaginative multi-movement works of poetry and prose. The choir has demonstrated excellence in performance since its inception, regularly presenting regional and national premieres, as well as commissioning new works.

Artists are compensated for all rehearsals and performances and are reimbursed for travel expenses.

To audition, please e-mail

Please include the following:
1. A current résumé
2. The choral voice part you sing most comfortably (S1, S2, etc.)
3. Names and contact information of three professional references
Live auditions may be scheduled by appointment. Video submissions are also welcome.
Applicants should prepare 2 short excerpts from upcoming concert projects (provided in response to your e-mail) and the following repertoire:
1. An aria or art song that demonstrates your dynamic and dramatic range
2. A selection that demonstrates your ability to sing with stylistic sensitivity, both with and without vibrato (for example, an aria by Bach, Handel, or Purcell)
Red Shift is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

• Location: New Orleans

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