Sing with Early Music New York this December at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Opportunity for singers - alto, countertenor, haute contre, tenor, baritone, bass - to perform with Early Music New York, Frederick Renz, Director, as part of an historically-informed men's vocal ensemble during its December concerts at Cathedral of St. John the Divine. The program, called "A Baroque Christmas," will feature repertoire from six different nations. Mr. Renz favors voice production essentially without vibrato for optimal cohesive blend.

The performance and rehearsal schedule:

Performances at Cathedral of St. John the Divine

(Amsterdam Ave & 112th St)

  • Sunday afternoon, December 11, 2022, 2 pm

  • Sunday afternoon, December 18, 2022, 2 pm

  • Sunday afternoon, December 18, 2022, 5 pm

  • Sunday afternoon, December 25, 2022, 2 pm

  • Sunday afternoon, December 25, 2022, 5 pm

Singers must be available for all five performances.

Rehearsals at First Church of Christ, Scientist (Central Park West & 68th St)

  • Thursday and Friday afternoons, December 1 & 2, 12:15 to 3:15 pm

  • Monday through Friday afternoons, December 5-9, 12:15 to 3:15 pm

  • Friday evening, December 9 TBA

Rehearsals at Cathedral of St. John the Divine:

  • Sunday afternoon, December 11, notes and warm-up, 1:00-1:30 pm

  • Sunday afternoon, December 18, notes and warm-up, 1:00-1:30 and 4:15-4:30 pm

  • Sunday afternoon, December 25, notes and warm-up, 1:00-1:30 and 4:15-4:30 pm

[rehearsal schedule subject to revision closer to the time]

Please e-mail Daniel Guss at d.guss@earlymusicny.org, and include CV and samples of your work.

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