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Audition Information

Music in the Mountains Chorus

Audition dates/times
Contact Ryan Murray at any time to schedule an audition.
Audition venue Peace Lutheran Church, 828 W. Main St., Grass Valley
Audition contact To schedule an appointment, contact Ryan Murray, Conductor at
Voice part openings All
Experience or other requirements Singers must read music and attend rehearsals regularly. 
Audition procedure "Individual auditions will be in three parts: vocalization, pitch memory and sight singing."
Day(s)/time(s) of rehearsals Mondays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., September to early December and February to mid-June. ó Concert and dress rehearsal dates are announced early in the season and members are expected to be available. 
Place of rehearsals Peace Lutheran Church, 828 W. Main St., Grass Valley
Dates/venues of upcoming performances December 9 & 10, 2017, Amaral Center, Nevada Country Fairgrounds
Other commitments Singers are asked to purchase the groupís official "concert black" attire.  There is a $55 fee for each performance season.

Once each semester, in the fall and spring, the CHorus hosts an all-day workshop and retreat on a Saturday.

Profile "The Music in the Mountains Chorus a 90-voice auditioned group with roots dating back to the 1960s. Under the direction of Ryan Murray, highly acclaimed choral conductor, the group is made up of experienced choral singers from the Grass Valley, Nevada City and Auburn areas. With weekly rehearsals and individual study and practice, the MIM Chorus is dedicated to presenting exceptional, enjoyable performances and maintains professional standards of excellence. The chorus performs in two to four festivals annually and has premiered a number of new works from famous local composers. The groupís repertoire includes a range of a cappella and major works with orchestra."

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