public audition, request an audition time and submit your contact
information and a short description of your vocal/music experience.
In addition to public auditions, held at the end of each
season during the summer, Vox Musica welcomes audition tapes, resumes, and inquiries
about vocal positions year round. For a digital audition, see
|Voice part openings
||Soprano 1 or 2, Alto 1 or 2
|Experience or other requirements
||"We look for singers with excellent sight-reading
skills, and experience in choral singing."
To audition for Vox Musica, one must
bring a current resume and be prepared to:
• Sing 16 bars of a prepared piece
(bring 3 copies of the Music) (e.g., art-song, aria, or
• Sing Scales and arpeggios demonstrating vocal range.
• Sight-read selected musical excerpts.
• Rehearse with the ensemble on material for next season.
More information at
Please main or e-mail:
• A CD, cassette recording or zipped mp3 audio file containing:
• One prepared piece (e.g. art song, aria, or non-classical
• Singing of sales and arpeggios to demonstrate vocal range.
|Day(s)/time(s) of rehearsals
||Mondays, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
|Place of rehearsals
|Dates/venues of upcoming performances
||"Vox Musica, directed by Daniel Paulson, was
founded in 2006 in a niche of untapped potential in Sacramento’s budding
classical music scene. This women’s vocal ensemble enjoys the privileged
position of nurturing the choral arts by combining outstanding vocal
artistry with innovative programming. Vox Musica is committed to
excellence in performance of diverse and challenging choral literature
for women’s voices and is dedicated to promoting new works, including
many premiers and commissioned works. In a recent review, Edward Ortiz,
Arts Editor for the Sacramento Bee, hailed Vox Musica as a 'welcome
addition to the music scene,' praising the group’s 'stunning clarity,'
'intense color,' and 'delicate touch.' Through collaborations with
composers, conductors, choirs and musicians from around the world, Vox
Musica’s featured concert projects have included collected works from
the 18th century Venetian Ospedali, eastern music from India, Persia,
and Georgia, and a concert of music for Taiko Drums and Women’s Voices.
Vox Musica has released one compact disc, has presented dual concert
seasons in both Sacramento and Napa, and has been a featured artist on
the prestigious Old First Concert Series in San Francisco and the
American Choral Directors Association’s 2011 National Convention in