An audition can change your life

The members of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus (or CSOC as it is known by the cognoscenti) were given the opportunity to participate in an extraordinary program that was performed only once, at the Gaillard Auditorium on Tuesday evening, June 7. We would become part of a blended choir — the other part being the Westminster Choir of the Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey, accompanied by the Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra and several spectacularly talented soloists. The Westminster Choir College is one of the premier schools in the United States for young men and women seeking careers in music education, voice performance, piano performance, organ performance, pedagogy, music theory and composition, conducting, sacred music, and arts management…

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