Association of Canadian Choral Condutors

Association of Canadian Choral Condutors

Friday, September 21, 2012

Auditions: Boy Treble Voices for Britten's Saint Nicolas

Jon Washburn and the Vancouver Chamber Choir are excited to announce a performance of Britten's Saint Nicolas cantata, with tenor Ben Heppner singing the title role. It will be performed at 8pm Friday, December 7 at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver.

Maestro Washburn will be holding auditions on Sunday, October 14 from 2-4pm for four boy treble roles:

Young Nicolas: able to sustain a high E
3 young boys (often referred to as the "three pickled boys"): range A to high F-sharp

Please note: only unchanged boys' voices will be considered.

Candidates are asked to prepare one song of their choice. An accompanist will be provided.
To schedule an audition or for more information,  contact Steven BĂ©langer:  (604) 738-6822 ext 22

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