Sing With Us


Due to the Cathedral Choral Society’s transition to a virtual season for the 2020.21 cycle, we will not be holding auditions for new members this season. If you’d like to sing with us make sure to check back here or on our social media for more information in the coming months. We plan to hold auditions for the 2021.22 cycle in late spring of 2021.

Please fill out this form to be considered for an audition for the 2021.22 season.

Questions? Email Gabriela Calderon at

In November of 1941, a recruitment poster called sopranos, altos, tenors and basses to come audition for a new symphonic choir.

Today, the Cathedral Choral Society, the oldest symphonic choral group in Washington D.C., is known for its exciting performances and welcoming camaraderie.

Regular rehearsals are held seasonally on Monday nights from 7:30-10:00pm at Washington National Cathedral. Typically the season starts the Monday after Labor Day and concludes after the final concert in May.

About the Audition:
Auditions are approximately 10 minutes long and include: 

-a solo piece of your choosing (at least 4 minutes in length), or two shorter, contrasting solo pieces
-ear-training and pitch-matching exercises