Learn how to use the practice files here:

WINTER CONCERT Chorale Solo Opportunities:

Due by Tuesday, October 23

  • Inscription of Hope: 
    • American Sign Language group, audition with the signs from 0:01 to 0:58 on the video below;
    • Descant group singing ooo’s on measures 5-12 and measures 48-55;
    • Spoken narration of paragraph on inside front page of sheet music.
  • Grinch:
    • measures 12-14: (singing) “You’re a bad banana with a…greasy black peel.”
    • measures 23-25: (singing) “I wouldn’t touch you with a…thirty-nine and one half foot pole.”
    • measure 36: (spoken) “The three words that best describe you are as follows, and I quote:”
    • measure 49: (spoken) “You’re a three-decker sauerkraut and toadstool sandwich…”
  • Check out more solos on the Transition Solos Practice Files page

Inscription of Hope (Chorale only)

Practice files (ASL below the videos of parts). Soprano is Part B. Alto is Part A.

Part 1:

Part 2:

Demonstration recording of both parts together in performance:

American Sign Language for Inscription of Hope:

You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch (Chorale only)

Practice your part here:

Watch the original performance:


O Holy Night (all choirs)