Audition Information
Every student wishing to audition for Miller South must complete the appropriate paperwork from Open Enrollment prior to their audition. Please visit their website here.

ALL STUDENTS AUDITIONING MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING:
 

1)  Two (2) letters of recommendations that highlight the student's abilities and passion in the area of their audition. Their letters CANNOT be written by a family member. If they are currently studying with a private instructor or at a studio, they are encouraged to request a letter from that teacher. All letters will be kept on file.


2)  A video of one (1) solo of the student's choice displaying good tone quality, accurate pitch, accurate rhythm, and musical expression. This can be a song learned in school, church, or home. A song that they can use can be downloaded here (The Water Is Wide) if they cannot find a solo on their own (Songs may be sung with a pre recorded accompaniment or karaoke track as long as there are not singers on the recording). The student MUST be visible in the video. Please save the video in an MOV or mp4 format.



3)  A PDF file of the correct sheet music to the song that the student is singing in the video.


IF THE MATERIALS ABOVE ARE SUBMITTED CORRECTLY AND ON TIME, A LIVE VIDEO CONFERENCE AUDITION WILL BE SCHEDULED CONSISTING OF:


1)  Pitch echo exercise - the student will be asked to listen to a brief sung example and sing it back.


2)  Rhythm echo exercise - the student will be asked to listen to a brief clapped rhythm and clap it back.


3)  Sing the first verse of the song “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” in F Major (download sheet music). The first note of the song must be "F" in the student's appropriate octave.


4)  Brief Interview


If you have questions, please email the vocal music teacher, Paul Stewart (pstewart@apslearns.org).