TMEA All-State Vocal Repertoire for 2016-2017

This is the official listing of the Vocal Division All-State Audition Material.
All amendments, corrections and errata will become official only when it is published here.

The All-State clinician/conductor rehearsal notes will be posted here in June.

Should you discover any errata in the music that may have been missed, please notify the State Vocal Division Chair, Robert Horton by August 30. No errata will be added after September 1.

Rehearsal tracks and a rehearsal/accompaniment CD is available from Educational Enterprises Recording Company.

LSC = Large School Choir path open to UIL 2016-2018 classes 1A - 6A; All-State Mixed, Treble and Tenor-Bass Choirs
SSC = Small School Choir path open to UIL 2016-2018 classes 1A - 4A; All-State Small School Mixed Choir

Vocal Ranges for LSC and SSC Auditions


Mixed Choir

Conductor: John Reed, Michigan State University
Title Voicing Composer Publisher Catalog No Audition Levels
Wechsellied Zum Tanz SATB Brahms/Hall NMP WHC047 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
ERRATA: Posted 6/27

ERRATA POSTED 8/5
TITLE IS INCORRECT - should be Wechsellied, not Wechselleid

M21 bt 3 Should be mein, not Komm
M22 bt 3 Should be mein, not Komm
M25 bt 3 Should be es, not est
M26 bt 3 Should be es, not est
M 36 bt 2 Should be Liebste, Not Liebster
M 40 bt 2 Should be Susse, not Susser
M 52 bt 2 Should be Liebste, Not Liebster
M 56 bt 2 Should be Susse, not Susser
M 70 bt 2 Should be Liebste, Not Liebster
M 74 bt 2 Should be Susse, not Susser
M 94 bt 2 Bass pitch should be F natural, not G natural
M 133 bt 3 should be sie, not so
M 143 bt 3 should be der, not so
M 153 bt 3 Bass word should be uns, not so
M 165 bt 3 Bass and Alto word should be nur, not und


Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Flight Song SATB Arnesen Earthsongs S - 412 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Sing Joyfully SSAATB Byrd EC Schirmer 1.5218 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
NOTE:6/27 In some editions, A dot appears in place of a note. This dot functions as a tie

ERRATA 8/5
Sop 1 m. 20 on recording sang A#, but should be A natural as indicated in the reduction
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Come to Me SATB Chatman EC Schirmer 7.0616 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
Sop divisi m 15, mm. 21-22, mm. 28-29, mm. 51-53, m. 56.
Sop 1 sing solo at mm. 31-39.
Sop 2 sing Soprano Line at mm. 31-39.
ALL Sopranos combine at m 40
SSAA divisi m. 62.
Alto divisi m 63.
Low C in Bass part mm. 63-65 is not to be auditioned.
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Kyrie (Lord Nelson Mass) SATB Haydn CF Peters EP8990A Designated for Area Audition use. May be used for auditions prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
The Soprano Solo will not be part of the TMEA Audition Process.
All other parts (Including soli quartet pasages) may be used for auditions.
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


The Heaven's Flock SSAATTBB Esenvalds Musica Baltica MB1580 Designated for Area Audition use. May be used for auditions prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:



Treble Choir

Conductor: Kristina MacMullen, Ohio State University
Title Voicing Composer Publisher Catalog No Audition Levels
Dome Epais SS Delibes/Nunez *(Updated 5/2) Boosey / Hal Leonard HL 48004904 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
All Sop sing upper Part
All Altos sing lower Part
ERRATA: 6/27
Music misprint—Soprano m. 20, b. 4 should be D instead of E.

Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Hymn to the Dawn SSAA Holst Alfred GMOD00287 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Fecit Potentiam SSAA Porpora/MacMullen Music Spoke MS33848 Designated for Area Audition use. May be used for auditions prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
ERRATA: 6/27
Music misprint—Alto II m. 70, b. 3 should be G#.

Conductor's Rehearsal notes:



Tenor-Bass Choir

Conductor: Tim Peter, Stetson University
Title Voicing Composer Publisher Catalog No Audition Levels
Things That Never Die TTBB Dengler Shawnee / Hal Leonard CO437 / HL 35023057 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Beati mortui TTBB Mendelssohn Alliance AMP0311 Any audition prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
All Parts to be learned, Including soli parts
NOTE;
Note—several pronunciations were found for the word “deinceps”. The vocal chair made the decision to call it “cheps”.

Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


Confirma Hoc Deus TTBB Handl/Rodde Alliance AMP0396 Designated for Area Audition use. May be used for auditions prior to Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed (both 1st and 2nd endings)
ERRATA: 6/27
Music misprint—Bass II m. 39, b. 3 should be “lú”.
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:



Small School Mixed Choir

Conductor: Sandra Snow, Michigan State University
Title Voicing Composer Publisher Catalog No Audition Levels
Aina That Good News SATB Dawson Kjos T103A Any SSC audition prior to Area and SSC Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


He Watching Over Israel SATB Mendelssohn Schirmer / Hal Leonard 50293760 Any SSC audition prior to Area and SSC Area
Instructions/Errata:
As Printed but recorded at 112
To be sung in English
ERRATA: 6/27
Music misprint—Piano, m. 23, b. 4 should be E#.
Conductor's Rehearsal notes:


In Virtuta Domine SATB Gorczycki Shawnee / Hal Leonard 35010821 Any SSC audition prior to Area and SSC Area
Instructions/Errata:
ERRATA: 6/27
Music misprint—Alto—m. 40, b. 4½ should be G#.

Conductor's Rehearsal notes: