Monday, May 12, 2008

Symphony Chorus auditions

The Richmond Symphony Chorus, directed by Erin Freeman, will hold auditions for the 2008-09 season from 6:30-9:30 p.m. July 1.

The chorus rehearses from 7:30-10 p.m. Tuesdays. Next season’s repertory includes Handel’s “Messiah” and the holiday-season “Let It Snow” pops concert, Stravinsky’s “Symphony of Psalms” and Bach’s “St. Matthew Passion.” A chamber ensemble from the chorus will sing Haydn’s “Little Organ” Mass.

Prospective members must submit applications by May 31. Applications may be obtained by calling (804) 788-4717, ext. 109. More information is available on the Richmond Symphony’s website,