About Auditioning

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Girlchoir! For over four decades, we have been dedicated to the development of girls' musical knowledge, vocal/performance skills, cultural awareness and personal responsibility in a hard-working, fun, and caring community and we would be thrilled to have your daughter (and other talented girls you know) join us!

Singers entering grades 3-12 can sign up to audition below. Those entering grades 1-2 (Fall 2017) are invited to sign up for our non-auditioned Prep Choir in June 2018, for enrollment in September 2018.


Sign up to audition using the following two-step process:

1.       Fill out the Fall 2018 Audition Request Form here.

2.       Select an audition date and time here on our Signup Genius page here, and pay the $10 audition fee. If this fee is a hardship, please call our office at (206) 527-2900.

Call the Northwest Girlchoir office at (206) 527-2900 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.


About the Audition

The audition is low pressure and fun! During the 20-minute audition, Northwest Girlchoir Artistic Director, Sara Boos, will check your daughter's voice quality, range, and listening skills by having her sing some simple patterns. She will be looking at your daughter's ability to focus and take direction, her interest in learning new things, and her kind/positive character. For girls 6th grade and above, we recommend some previous musical training (not necessarily vocal). Some good examples are playing an instrument (piano, band, or orchestra) or participation in  a church or school choir. The singer should prepare one short, non-"pop" song (i.e. "My Country 'Tis of Thee," "Twinkle, Twinkle") to sing without accompaniment. Parents are asked to sit in on auditions.

There is a $10 audition fee, payable when signing up, or you can bring $10 with you (cash or check payable to Northwest Girlchoir) to cover the audition fee. We will have an audition form ready at the office.

When do Auditions occur during the year?

Northwest Girlchoir holds auditions for FALL ENTRY during the spring and summer. For MIDYEAR ENTRY in January, auditions are held in mid-December and during the first week of January (but only if spots are available). If you would like to be notified when auditions open, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .