You are invited to
New York City
for the acclaimed
Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus
with Binyumen Schaechter, conductor
Auditions for the 2014/2015 season for the
Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus / JPPC
will be held on the evenings of
Tue., Sep. 2
Wed., Sep. 3
Thu., Sep. 4
6:00 to 8:00 PM
The Workmen’s Circle / Arbeter-ring
247 West 37th Street, 5th floor
(between 7th & 8th Avenues)
New York City.
Auditions by appointment only. Email:
If unavailable at the times listed above,
please contact us to schedule another time.
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to anyone whom you believe would be interested
The JPPC is an intergenerational 4-part Chorus (SATB).
They perform only in Yiddish.
Knowledge of Yiddish is *not* required to sing in the Chorus.
Most of the singers don’t know Yiddish.
Lyrics are written in English transliteration.
Word-for-word translations are provided.
Mp3s of vocal parts with lyrics are provided.
By concert time, all singers sound fluent.
Ability to read musical notes or sight-sing is beneficial.
Rehearsals are Monday eves
September through late May
except Jewish and some national holidays.
First rehearsal this year: Monday eve, September 08.
More about the JPPC here.