AUDITION for cantori new york

Cantori's intellectually curious members are fluent musicians with significant prior experience, strongly committed to the group. We tackle challenging repertoire in a rehearsal atmosphere that is focused, stimulating, and fun! If this sounds like you, we warmly invite you to try out for our hardworking, high-energy musical collective. Contact to schedule an audition.

We hear candidates year-round, and keep a waitlist of singers. Qualified members also enjoy opportunities to solo, conduct, and compose for the group.

Our 2019-20 season will include:

  • Concerts in November featuring music by Gorecki, Goehr, and a new work from up-and-coming Czech composer Lukas Janata on Darkness by Lord Byron

  • Concerts in March featuring an evening-length work by Arvo Pärt

  • Concerts in May featuring three works on texts by women (Iris Murdoch, Virginia Woolf and others) in later life by composers Paul Crabtree, Robert Maggio and others

  • Holiday concerts, tree-lighting at Carl Schurz Park, and caroling at the Manhattan Detention Center, all in December

  • Recording project

  • Guest engagements