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Registration period for auditions for all choirs (academic year 2020-2021)
from May 18 to June 22, 2020

Pre-registration is open to children born between 2014 and 2005. Each year the group opened Petits 1 for children born in 2014.

The other groups have fewer places. For this reason, in addition to those accepted, a waiting list is made in case of incidents at the end or beginning of the course.

Enrolment
The results of the auditions will be given from Monday, June 29.

Admitted boys and girls will be able to enroll from the communication of the result of the tests until Monday 13 July 2020.

To enroll, it is binding previously become a member of Orfeo Catala both the singer and a parent or guardian.

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AUDIT CONTENT

Voice test
Dates: From May 18 to June 22, 2020.

Once the pre-registration has been completed, a video with the attached voice test must be submitted. The video should be sent to escolacoral@palaumusica.cat. If the video exceeds the maximum size allowed on your mail server, we recommend that you use a free high-capacity file transfer service, such as We Transfer.

Instructions for performing the voice test:

- Record a video* in vertical format where it is seen from the waist up.

- The child should introduce himself/herself by saying his/her name, age and briefly explaining the things he/she likes, what school he/she goes to, hobbies, etc.

- Sing two songs and make a brief introduction (say the title, or the theme of the song, where they learned it).

- Characteristics of the songs:

o A cappella, without accompaniment, neither instrumental, nor engraving.

o To be able to be a not too serious attitude.

o They don't have to be very long or complicated songs.

In some cases a video conference will be requested after the video.

* this video will only be used for testing and then deleted

Musical language test
Dates: 25 and 26 June.

Only for boys and girls born between 2005 and 2011. If they are selected in the voice (video) test, they will have to pass a second musical language level test through a video conference.

Cor Petits

Requirements
All boys and girls born in the years 2013 and 2014 can apply.

Cor Mitjans

Requirements
All boys and girls born in the years 2010, 2011 and 2012 can apply for a place. Candidates born in years 2010 and 2011 must do a musical language test. Those born in the year 2012 need not do this test.

Cor Infantil

Requirements
All boys and girls born between 2005 and 2009 (both inclusive) can apply for a place.
Candidates must have followed musical language studies. There will be a test to see the level

 

Cor Jove and Cor de Noies

From the age of sixteen, applications can be made to the Cor de Noies and the Cor Jove. Registrations are open all year round.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The course begins in mid-September and ends in late June. All classes and rehearsals take place at the Palau de la Música Catalana.

Cor Petits

  • In the classes pupils are introduced to ear training, rhythm and musical expression through song, placing special emphasis on voice training.

  • During the year they give some concerts and performances in Barcelona and other towns, as well as having working weekends. These activities are arranged with sufficient notice through termly calendars and information meetings with the singers’ parents. 
  • Timetable:

    Petits 1: Wednesdays from 6pm to 7pm. Also available on Mondays once a month, to rehearse together with Petits 2 and weeks before concerts.

    Petits 2: Monday from 6pm to 7pm. Also available on Wednesdays once a month, to rehearse together with Petits 1 and weeks before concerts.

Cor Mitjans and Cor Infantil de l'Orfeó Català

  • Their activity takes place on Monday and Wednesday afternoons. These sessions include choir practice and classes in musical language and voice training.
  • During the year they give some concerts and performances in Barcelona and other towns, as well as having working weekends. These activities are arranged with sufficient notice through termly calendars and information meetings with the singers’ parents.

Schedules:

Cor Mitjans:
Essays: Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 7 pm.
Musical Language: Monday and Wednesday from 7 to 7:45 pm.

Cor Infantil:
Essays: Mondays and Wednesdays from 6.30 to 8 pm.
Musical Language: Monday and Wednesday before and / or after the rehearsal, depending on the level and age, between 5:45 to 6:30 pm so there are between 8 to 9 pm.

 

Fees for the school year 2020-2021
Enrolment (Cor Petits, Mitjans and Infantil) € 52,8/year (to be paid in July)

Cor Petits: €26,4/month (from September to June inclusive)
Cor Mitjans:  €50,6/month (from September to June inclusive)
Cor Infantil : €66/month (from September to June inclusive)

For further information on preliminary registration, contact:
Imma García, secretary of the Coral School
escolacoral@palaumusica.cat