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Monday, January 21, 2019
Madrigal and Foreigner Auditions


Please become familiar with your parts by listening to the following samples.


I Want to Know What Love Is Audition Music/Excerpt




Audition Information:


Who:   Students who wish consideration for: 

-Madrigal Pop Acappella Group *Register Here*

-Foreigner Vocal Group *Register Here* Performance date is Tuesday, June 26th.  Call time 4p, return time 12a

Watch a Vlog About our 2017 Performance with Foreigner


What:  2018-2019 Madrigal and/or Foreigner Vocal Group


When:  Auditions  for JH students are Monday, April 30th for JH Students during their choir bell in the JH choir room

Auditions for HS students are Thursday, May 3rd from 2:30p - 4:30p in the HS choir room


Where:  Sycamore Junior High for 8th graders

Sycamore High School for 9th - 12th+ graders


General Information:

-Students will audition with other voice parts

- JH Students should sign up on the Google Form no later than Friday, April 27th @ 3p.  

-Eligibility for all students is being currently enrolled in a HS choral program ensemble.  If you aren't on the list now, be on the list by the time auditions occur.  Email your counselor to make this happen.

-The singing portion of the audition is intended to be easily accessible for all singers and will show your 

tone quality

attention to vowels



vocal independence

balance and blend

choral acting and connection to text

body engagement

-A portion will be a cappella

-Students will be evaluated on 

-pitch accuracy/relationship between pitches

-ability to choral act and connect meaningfully with the text

-Beatboxers should be prepared to demonstrate the following patterns at various speeds:

Pattern 1: B t t t

Pattern 2: B t K t B t K t

Pattern 3: Bucka Ticka Kucka Ticka

Pattern 4: Bucka ticka pooka ticka ticka bucka pooka ticka