Fall 2017 Musical Auditions: The Gondoliers

FOR ALL CAST MEMBERS including chorus members
Please prepare TWO selections matched to your voice and character preference.

SOPRANO
GIANETTA … Song: Kind Sir, You Cannot Have the Heart (Act I) pgs. 106-107
GIANETTA and TESSA … Song: Now, Marco Dear, My Wishes Hear (Act I) pgs. 129 – 133

MEZZO-SOPRANO / ALTO
TESSA … Song: When a Merrie Maiden Marries (Act I) pgs. 95 – 101
DUCHESS … Song: On the Day When I Was Wedded (Act II) pgs. 203 – 206

TENOR
MARCO … Song: Take a Pair of Sparkling Eyes (Act II) pgs. 155 -157
MARCO (and GUISEPPE) … Replying We Sing As One (Act I)… BOTH PARTS… then UPPER VOICE PART… Begin pg. 119 and stop at top of pg. 124
MARCO: … There Lived a King (Trio from Act II with Don Alhambra and Giuseppe) … pgs. 179 – 185 (MANDATORY PREPARATION for anyone auditioning for this role … PLEASE FIND THIS SELECTIONS IN THE BASS / BARITONE VOCAL AUDITION MATERIALS)

BASS / BARITONE
GUISEPPE … Song: Rising Early in the Morning (Act II) pgs. 149-153
GUISEPPE: … There Lived a King (Trio from Act II with Don Alhambra and Marco) pgs. 179 – 185 (MANDATORY PREPARATION for anyone auditioning for this role)
GUISEPPE (and MARCO) … Allegro Vivace … Replying We Sing As One (Act I) … BOTH PARTS … then LOWER VOICE PART … Begin pg. 119 and stop at top of pg. 124 … (PLEASE FIND THIS SELECTION IN THE TENOR VOCAL AUDITION MATERIALS)
ANTONIO … Song: For the Merriest Fellows Are We (Act I) pgs. 23-27
DUKE of PLAZA-TORO: … Song: In the Enterprise of Martial Kind (Act I) pgs. 66-69
DON ALHAMBRA: … Song: I Stole the Prince and Brought Him Here (Act I) pgs. 80-82
DON ALHAMBRA: … There Lived a King (Act II) … pgs. 179 – 185 (MANDATORY PREPARATION for anyone auditioning for this role)