News Spotlight: Open auditions for Michigan State University Children and Youth Choirs

EAST LANSING, MI – Children and youth ages 7-18 years old are invited to audition for MSU Children and Youth Choirs at the MSU Community Music School.
Four choirs are offered: Preparatory Choir for ages 7-9, CMS Singers for ages 9-14, the MSU Children’s Choir for ages 10-18, and the Young Men’s Chorus for young men with changing or changed voices.
Auditions will be held on December 6 from 5–7 p.m., December 11 from 10 a.m.–12 p.m., and January 3 from 5–7 p.m.  Please call the Community Music School at (517) 355-7661, ext. 10 to set up an appointment. Audition material does not need to be prepared.
“These choirs are made up of local students who enjoy singing, learning, and meeting new people,” said Kristin Zaryski, director of the MSU Children’s and Youth Choirs. “Each choir needs enthusiastic, talented, and creative singers who are ready to work hard, be challenged, and have fun.”
The MSU Community Music School is located at 841-B Timberlane Street in East Lansing. For more information contact  Amanda Darche at MSU Community Music School, (517) 355-7661, ext. 16, [email protected]
Founded in 1993, the Community Music School (CMS) is the outreach division of the MSU College of Music. The mission of CMS is to provide comprehensive music education – quality instruction, related music services, and educational programs – for interested individuals of all ages and levels with financial assistance for those in need.