Student Accompanist Audition Information

Accompanist auditions will be held at West Virginia University on December 15th. In the event that there is only one or two applicants, the auditions will be held digitally via a video messaging service on the same day at scheduled times. Please read the applicant and audition requirements below. Email kschramm@wvvma.com to schedule an audition.

WV VOCAL ASSOCIATION BYLAWS
Article I – All-State Chorus


Section 3. Participation for accompanists must represent the school which he/she is enrolled and be recommended by the schools’ choral director. Each teacher who has student(s) participating in the All-State Chorus shall be a member of NAfME, shall be registered and attend the WVMEA conference with his/her student(s) as the primary chaperone for his/her student(s).

For the audition be prepared to play:
all of the literature,
excerpts of split score vocal parts,
ascending/descending major scales and cadences,
and, aurally dictated vocal warm up with guidance from the panel.