06 Jan 2018
440 Hoboken Avenue, Jersey City, NJ
Deborah Simpkin King, Ph.D.
Ember to hold winter auditions for choral ensemble openings on January 6th in Jersey City, NJ, by appointment only. Interested professional and avocational singers with ensemble experience/skill can inquire or schedule an audition by going to http://www.scholaonhudson.org/auditions.
- Ember membership is a mix of singers from NY and NJ who are . . .
- active professionals and receive a stipend for their work;
- active professionals who donate their time and talent; and
- deeply experienced avocational singers.
All adhere to the same audition requirement, rehearsal schedule and high artistic bar. All are drawn to Ember by a love of artistic finesse, of working with active composers, and of music with a social mission. Do you read music, have vocal training and choral experience?Are you drawn to new music and a wide range of musical expression?
- Specifics of membership . . .
- All concerts are performed a minimum of two times, once in Greenwich Village, once in Montclair, NJ.
- Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings (Jersey City, near JSQ PATH; free parking) and occasional Saturdays (Greenwich Village), 7-9:45PM.
- Becoming part of the Ember singing roster makes you eligible for singing Ember concerts. Active members sing a minimum of two concert preparations each season.
- While Ember singers are very much a family, the expectation is a professional one - a family deeply committed to Art and Mission on a high level.