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Auditions open for Capriccio Columbus

Capriccio Columbus has announced auditions for its 2014-15 concert season.

Auditions will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, at Smoky Row Brethren Church, 7260 Smoky Row Road.

All voice parts are welcome. Those auditioning should bring a short prepared song to sing for the directors.

Capriccio Columbus is a 60-plus member adult choir that made its debut Jan. 28, 2007. Since then, it has performed programs ranging from Mozart to Gawthrop, Bernstein, Arlen and beyond. In addition to performing its own scheduled concerts, the group has performed with the Mansfield Symphony, the Central Ohio Symphony, the Ohio State University Orchestra, Chorale and Symphonic Choirs and the New Albany Symphony.

There is a membership fee of $75 for the first season.

Capriccio Columbus' season begins Aug. 26, and features concerts Jan. 25 and 26. The season will culminate with a performance of Duke Ellington's "Sacred Songs," June 13 and 14.

For more information or to arrange an audition time, contact Artistic Director Larry Griffin at 614-579-0683 or email Lgriffin605@gmail.com.