FAA Vocal Arts Strand Audition Requirements
All students auditioning for the Vocal strand will need to be prepared to sing the following:
Vocalises/warm-up exercises to show vocal range
Director will play two notes on the piano, student will sing notes back on a "loo."
The first verse of My Country Tis of Thee (MUST be memorized)
A Sight-Reading excerpt chosen by the director
8-measures in length
Key of C Major (no sharps or flats)
All step-wise motion (no skips)
Whole notes/rests, half notes/rests, quarter notes/rests
Sight-Reading Study Resources
One-Minute Sight Singing
One-Minute Sight Singing is a great resource to help you prepare for the sight-reading portion of your audition. Unit 2 in this book is equal to the difficulty level of your audition excerpt.
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