NDR Choir Auditions in London

Die Mitglieder des NDR Chores laufen in Konzertkleidung über eine Fleetbrücke in der Hafenstadt © NDR Foto: Michael Mueller /www.mmfoto.de
The NDR Choir are looking for new colleagues.

The NDR Choir wish to recruit first tenors and first and second basses for permanent positions as well as freelance tenors and baritones/basses at the earliest opportunity.

Auditions in London

Auditions in London will be held on November, 24th and 25th. Time and place will be communicated together with the audition invitation.

We expect:

  • Completed vocal training or equivalent qualification
  • Experience as both choral/ensemble vocalist and soloist
  • Excellent sight-reading
  • Confident stylistic vocal technique ranging from Early Music to contemporary works
  • Accent-free command of the German language when singing
  • Working knowledge of spoken German with scope for improvement

We offer:

The NDR Choir is one of Germany’s leading professional chamber choirs, in demand at international level both unaccompanied and together with renowned conductors, choirs and orchestras. The repertoire encompasses sophisticated a-cappella programmes from all periods of music, choral symphonic repertory, radio and TV recordings, wide-ranging educational programmes, collaboration with music colleges and academies, attractive contractual conditions.

How to apply:

Please submit the following documents to arrive by October, 15th to the address below:

  • Letter of application
  • Artistic CV including solo repertoire and choral works performed
  • Copies of degrees or further, similar education documents obtained
  • An audio demo CD incl. table of contents (no DVDs please) to include recent recordings of the following works: one German art song of your choice (obligatory) and one oratorio work of your choice (obligatory) plus other works of your choice (optional)

Norddeutscher Rundfunk
Bereich Orchester, Chor und Konzerte
NDR Chor
Rothenbaumchaussee 132
20149 Hamburg

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