We are pleased to announce that between May 18-June 19, 2021 the Vancouver Chamber Choir and Artistic Director Kari Turunen will hold auditions for an opening in the choir’s bass section. Both basses and baritones will be considered. Successful applicants may be invited to a second round of auditions via Zoom.

The choir typically rehearses three mornings a week (Tuesday to Thursday) in preparation for ten concerts a year plus a wide array of educational programming and touring (when health restrictions permit).

Audition Requirements:

  • Applicants are invited to submit their curriculum vitae to
  • Applicants are asked to please also include an unlisted audition video Youtube link featuring the applicant performing two accompanied contrasting solo works or arias for bass/ baritone.
  • If coordinating a recording with accompaniment is not possible for applicants given COVID-19 health guidelines in the applicant’s regional health authority, accompanied recordings from the past 24 months will be deemed acceptable.

Please email if you have any further questions.

Note: Applicants must be Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents.

The deadline to apply is June 19 at midnight (Pacific Daylight Time).