CHANTICLEER: An Orchestra of Voices

AMERICA’S PREMIER A CAPPELLA VOCAL ENSEMBLE IS ACCEPTING AUDITION MATERIALS & RESUMES FOR THE FOLLOWING VOICE-TYPES: Countertenor, Tenor, Baritone, Bass

Founded in 1978, San Francisco-based Chanticleer annually performs 20-25 Bay Area concerts, and tours an average of 25 weeks across the U.S., Europe and Asia. Chanticleer’s wide-ranging repertoire includes Gregorian chant, Renaissance, pop, jazz, gospel and contemporary commissioned works. Chanticleer has a total of 30 recordings released under the Teldec Classics International and Chanticleer Records labels. Chanticleer offers full-time, salaried positions (starting low $50s) with benefits.  Please note that non-US citizens may apply if they are already holding an appropriate visa for the US.  

PRELIMINARY AUDITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • A current resume

  • CD containing:

1. One art-song/aria in a foreign language

2. One non-classical selection (e.g., jazz, folk song, popular, show tune)

3. Scales and arpeggios demonstrating vocal range

  • One photo

Note: CD must be labeled with applicant’s name and voice part and date/place recorded. List recorded selections on the liner card. Materials submitted will not be returned.  

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Materials are due January 5, 2020

  • Finalists will be notified by January 15, 2020

  • Finals held in San Francisco February 14-16, 2020


Apply by mail

Chanticleer
ATTN: AUDITIONS
1668 Bush Street
San Francisco, CA     94109      

For more information email
auditions@chanticleer.org 


Apply Online

Online applications will be available in November

Chanticleer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.