Audition Information

Choral Auditions 2023-2024 Season

August 29–September 2, 2023

The Great Hall, Yale Divinity School, 409 Prospect St. New Haven

  • Aug 29: 1-8 p.m.
  • Aug 30: 1-9 p.m.
  • Aug 31: 1-8 p.m.
  • Sept 1: 1-8 p.m.
  • Sept 2: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

What’s involved

Singers are invited to prepare a short solo song or aria (accompanist provided) and will be led through a few simple vocal exercises demonstrating range and musicianship skills. Only one audition is required to be considered for membership in multiple ISM choral ensembles.

What you need to do

Questions? Email

Download a PDF of the poster here.


Yale Camerata

Dr. Felicia Barber, conductor

  • Choral ensemble of approximately 70 singers, with a special commitment to new choral music, open to experienced singers from the Yale and New Haven communities.

  • 2023–2024 performances include a fall concert in October, the annual Advent concert in early December, a combined concert with the Yale Glee Club in February, and Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem with the Yale Symphony Orchestra and Yale Glee Club in April 2024.

  • Open to Yale students, faculty, staff, and greater New Haven community

  • Course credit available to graduate students

Yale Schola Cantorum

David Hill, principal conductor; Masaaki Suzuki, principal guest conductor

  • Internationally renowned chamber choir, performing sacred music from the 16th century to the present day, with a special interest in historically informed performance practice

  • 2023–2024 performances include evensong at Christ Church, and several fall and spring concerts in Woolsey Hall conducted by David Hill or Maasaki Suzuki. This season’s guest musicians are Juilliard415 and the Danish National Vocal Ensemble. Repertoire includes John Rutter’s Gloria, and Bach’s Mass in B Minor.

  • Open to all Yale undergraduate, graduate, and professional students

  • Singers earn generous pay

Yale Repertory Chorus and Yale Recital Chorus

  • Chamber choruses with eclectic repertoire, led by current conducting graduate students

  • Recitals and concerts throughout the year

  • Open to all Yale undergrad, graduate, and professional students

  • Singers earn pay or course credit

Battell Chapel Choir, Marquand Chapel Choir, and Marquand Gospel and Inspirational Choir

Write to the Director of Chapel Music for more information.

Interested in Yale Glee Club? Check out their website.