Solo Auditions for the ACS 2017 season of Handel’s “Messiah” will be held at Paul Danker’s place in Basalt on Thursday, October 26th. Please contact Paul Dankers at in order to schedule an audition time slot.  Kevin Kaukl will be the accompanist for the auditions.  Kevin is offering his services to help you prepare your audition for a fee.  His e-mail address is  Soloists should prepare the following selections:

Soprano:  “Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion”
Alto:  “O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion”
Tenor:  “Ev’ry valley shall be exalted”
Bass:  “But who may abide the day of His coming”

Please note that preference will be given to soloists who are also available to attend 80% of the scheduled choir rehearsals and sing with the choir.  Please check your schedule to confirm your availability regarding our rehearsal, dress rehearsal, and performance schedule.

ACS hopes to engage 2 soloists per voice part and divide the 4 concerts between them. Each soloist will do ALL of the solo repertoire for their voice part at each of the 2 concerts to which they are assigned.  ACS Performs all of the music from Part 1 of “Messiah” plus the “Hallelujah” and “Worthy Is The Lamb/Amen” choruses.