Cambridge Chamber Ensemble

7 Hancock Place
Cambridge, MA 02139
www.cambridgechamberensemble.org
cambchame@gmail.com

Date Posted:
November 01, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Artistic/Programming

Type:
Part-Time

Singers -Handel opera Silla

Description:

The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble is auditioning principal cast and covers for George FridericHandel’s Baroque opera Silla, to be sung in English. Performances on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 17 - 19, 2019 at Warehouse XI in Union Square, Somerville, MA. Rehearsals April 1 – May 16, 2019.


Auditions will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 in Cambridge, MA, near Central Sq. Be prepared to sing a da capo aria from a Handel opera (not Silla or Amadigi), with ornaments, plus a short non-coloratura excerpt by Handel in English. Please do not request a specific role as all voice types and genders will be considered for all roles. Casting will be based on vocal and dramatic presentation (come dressed for movement).


Qualifications:
Familiarity with Baroque vocal and dramatic conventions.
How To Apply:
To request an audition, please send a headshot and resume to cambchame@gmail.com.
Apply by:
December 01, 2018
Salary:
tbd
About this Organization:
The Cambridge Chamber Ensemble is a New England-based performing group specializing in chamber opera and vocal ensemble presentations. CCE hosts musical events several times a year that provide local singers and instrumentalists performance opportunities ?in an intimate and supportive environment