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April 27, 2014, 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Membership Auditons with Carla Coonan.

Auditions will be held at Divine Word Pentecost Lutheran Church, 5505 W. Lloyd St., Milwaukee.

Audition Information

Audition Flyer


 


Performing Member

$35 Annual Dues, nonrefundable

Performing Membership Application Form

Requirements

  1. A master's degree or higher in a specific study of applied music, or
  2. a distinguished performance history approved by the MacDowell Club Board of Directors, or
  3. by Audition
  • Pianists must be prepared to play the first Allegro movement of a sonata of the Classical era and a contrasting composition from the standard repertoire of the Romantic or Modern school.
  • Organists must be prepared to play a major Bach Prelude and Fugue and a contrasting composition from the standard repertoire of the Romantic or Modern school.
  • Harpsichordists and Fortepianists must be prepared to play two contrasting works from the instrument's standard Baroque or Classical repertoire.
  • Orchestral and Other Instrumentalists must be prepared to play the first movement of a standard sonata, concerto, or work for that particular instrument, plus a contrasting composition from the standard repertoire. Bring your own accompanist.
  • Vocalists must be prepared to sing a major aria from an opera or oratorio and a composition from the standard repertoire of a contrasting period. Bring your own accompanist.
  • Accompanists must be prepared to play a solo piano composition from the standard repertoire plus a prepared accompaniment (approved by the Auditions Chairperson) with a soloist of their own choosing.
  • Composers must submit scores and recordings of two differing works, i.e. vocal or choral (with or without accompaniment); instrumental solo (with or without accompaniment); instrumental/ mixed ensemble; composer's choice. The composer need not be present.


Ensemble Member

$25 Annual Dues, nonrefundable

Ensemble Membership Application Form

Requirements - Must be prepared to perform two contrasting works from their standard repertoire. Performers will be accepted specifically as Ensemble Members; solo membership will require a separate audition. The audition fee is $35 for the entire ensemble and covers the first year's membership. Thereafter, annual ensemble membership is $25 per person.


Associate Member

$30 Annual Dues, nonrefundable

Associate Membership Application Form

Requirements - Everyone is welcome!


  1. Complete the fill-in-the-blank appropriate Membership Application Form
  2. Print the Form
  3. Mail the Form with your check for the correct amount to:

MacDowell Club of Milwaukee
c/o Sheri Masiakowski, Treasurer
5589 Arrowwood Street
Greendale, WI  53129-1365

Any questions, please write, or phone 414-403-1046. Thank you.