Our director Rick Prakhoff is auditioning all current and prospective chamber choir singers over the next month (11 Nov.-10 Dec.).
  Various dates and venues available - to arrange a suitable time and to receive further information about what’s involved please contact Trudy Collinson
Choral scholarships for 2018
  Aged between 17 and 30?
  Like to sing in a choir?
  Like to be paid to sing in a choir?
  The Melbourne Bach Choir is again offering up to eight scholarships for young singers to join the choir in 2018.
  Each scholarship is worth $1500. Successful scholars would need to commit to four concerts.
  In 2018 the first concert will be Szymanowski’s Stabat Mater and the Brahms German Requiem on 30 March (Good Friday) in the Melbourne Recital Centre. Other concerts are in June, September and November. Rehearsals are generally on Thursday evenings and sometimes Sunday afternoons, usually in Fitzroy.
  How are scholars selected?
  You will be invited to a half-day workshop/audition to be conducted by the MBC Music Director, Rick Prakhoff, in Melbourne on Saturday 3 February 2018. Selection of Scholars will be made on the basis of merit by a panel consisting of the Music Director and two experienced choral or vocal professionals.
  Closing date for applications is 26 January 2018.
  Further details and application form can be found here
  If you would like to make a donation* :
Credit card or PayPal on our crowdfunding page
Direct payment to : MBC Public Fund - BSB 633 000; a/c 138348768.  In this case please let us know so that we can send a receipt.
* Donations of $2 and over are tax deductible.
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Booking is now open for our two major concerts in 2018 :

Brahms German Requiem
and Szymanowski
Stabat Mater

Good Friday - 30 March 2018 at 2.30pm
Melbourne Recital Centre

Full details and booking at
Concert 1

In Memoriam

Mozart Requiem
and short works by J S Bach, Stravinsky, Mozart and Pärt

Saturday 8 September at 8pm
Melbourne Recital Centre

Full details and booking at
Concert 2


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