Adult Singer & Choir Director

We look forward to welcoming advanced adult singers and choir directors to join us for a wonderful week of music-making and learning. To apply for the course, please ensure that you meet the requirements of at RSCM red-ribbon award. Choral director and clergy references are required. And, remember to purchase your repertoire packet from Lois Fyfe Music.

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADULT SINGERS

(RSCM RED RIBBON EQUIVALENT)

  1. Be able to sing a hymn acapella

  2. sing a psalm to Anglican/Plainsong; sing 4 verses acapella

  3. Sing an anthem: such as Byrd, Ave verum corpus; Bruckner, Locus iste; Wesley, Blessed be the God and father

  4. Sing a Magnificat from the standard repertoire, such has by Howells, Stanford or Brewer; or sing a solo for worship: such as Rutter, All things bright and beautiful

  5. sightread a hymn

  6. sing back 2 bar phrases

  7. sing intervals: 2nds through 6ths

  8. know your way around a score: time and key signatures, dynamics, note names, other musical terms

  9. know how to interpret the text and style of a piece and know its context

  10. be a regular member of a choir


APPLICATION & Reference Form

Please fill out Adult Registration Form below. Have your choir director AND your priest or pastor fill out & submit the Adult Reference Form. You may email them the direct link below. If you are a choir director, please have another non-related adult who has known you for at least two years fill out the form.

Direct link to the Adult Reference Form to be filled out : https://goo.gl/forms/GEPISfwX1JJK3vx93