Membership

Membership Prerequisites

  • The ideal singer will have a passion for achieving excellence in vocal performance and a desire to inspire a love of choral music in the greater Fort Worth community.

 

2021-2022 COVID-19 Safety Protocols

  • Singers will be required to wear a mask. Performance mask recommendations are available upon request.

  • Singers will be socially distanced throughout the performance hall for rehearsals.

  • Doors will be propped open and frequent breaks will be taken to assist with productive air circulation.

  • Singers will not share supplies/equipment. 

 

Schedule

  • Rehearsals will take place Monday evenings from 7:30-9:30pm in Texas Wesleyan University’s Martin Hall. 

  • The rehearsal and concert schedule will be announced at the beginning of the season. If additional performance opportunities become available, members will be polled before the ensemble schedules the performance.

 

Attendance

  • Be on time to all calls, warmed up and ready to sing.

  • A maximum of 2 absences will be allowed before each concert. Please communicate absences to the section leader with as much advance notice as possible.

 

Preparation

  • It is the singer’s responsibility to learn the music before rehearsal. A consistent lack of preparation will result in dismissal from the group.

 

Dues

  • A singer’s dues are $100 per season. Discounts are available for members who are willing to serve as an officer.

 

Uniform

  • Singers will provide their own concert attire.

    • Men - Tuxedos with a white shirt

    • Ladies - All black outfit with at least a ¾ length sleeved top and mid-calf length bottom.

 

Communication

  • Email and Remind are the primary means of communication with members.

  • Singers are expected to acknowledge and respond to communication in a timely manner. 

 

Officers

  • Singers may assist with the administrative tasks of the ensemble by serving as an officer. 

    • Secretary - Communicates with the Directors  and other officers to deliver information to members.

    • Treasurer - Handles the taxes, non-profit account, purchasing, membership fees, and ticket income of the organization.

    • Promotional Team - Manages social media accounts and communicates upcoming events with the greater community via mailing list, posters, flyers, radio ads, etc.

    • Librarian - Distributes purchased music and supplies to members.

    • Section Leader - Record attendance, schedule and lead sectionals, and report progress and challenges of the section to the Directors