Saint Francis de Sales Oratory is seeking singers for Tenor and Bass positions. The Oratory Choir sings for the 10am High Mass on Sundays with a rehearsal On Thursday evening 7:30-9:30. The repertoire is mostly renaissance polyphony, Gregorian Chant, and Orchestral Masses. Interested Singers must be available for Christmas Eve midnight Mass, Holy Week and Easter.

Requirements:

  • Experience singing in a semi – professional auditioned choral ensemble
  • Exceptional Sight-singing and quick learning skills
  • Strong vocal technique is required
  • Ability to sing a cappella is required.
  • Ability to sing Gregorian Chant (with a willingness to learn neumatic notation)
  • Ability to be independent on own voice part
  • Strong small-ensemble singing technique and understanding is crucial.
  • Flexibility in singing various choral styles and periods.
  • Ability to switch between several styles of music.
  • Preparing music outside of rehearsals is expected.

“Exceptional repertoire in a great acoustical space.”

Competitive Pay.

INTERESTED?

   Contact Nick Botkins, Director of Sacred Music

   Nbotkins@institute-christ-king.org