UW - Eau Claire Scholarship, $1500.00
The UW-Eau Claire Music Department will offer $1,500.00 in Choral Scholarship(s) at the festival to qualifying high school senior members of the Festival Choir. The vocalist should prepare a memorized classical solo for the audition. The Voice/Choral Faculty will determine the scholarship recipient(s) from among the participants. The outstanding vocalist(s) will perform his/her solo at the Festival Concert on Saturday evening. The recipient(s) is required to participate in a choral ensemble at UW-Eau Claire during the 2016-2017 year in order to receive the Choral Scholarship.
The following faculty members will hear the auditions:
Mark Mowry, tenor
Kenneth Pereira, bass
Frank Watkins, choral conductor
Alan Rieck, Department Chair
Please complete the Outstanding Vocalist Award audition application form and submit by Thursday, October 1st. Auditions will be scheduled during the morning of Saturday, October 17th. It is in the student's best interest for your high school to provide their own accompanist.