Open Call for Vocalists
The historic Newark Symphony Hall is seeking Newark, NJ-based (or Newark, NJ-native) vocalists for a filmed collaboration with composer and scholar Dr. Guthrie Ramsey. The Soul of Newark Symphony Hall traces the venue's history and significance as a local, world-class arts institution featuring Black singers beginning with Marian Anderson's performance in 1940. Please upload your audition video to YouTube and include the hashtag #TheSoulofNSH in the description and complete the form below. Deadline for completed auditions (your uploaded video and completion of this form) is September 25, 2020.The callback process, anticipated for early October, will be live-streamed via Facebook and YouTube. Filming of "The Soul of Newark Symphony Hall" will take place by early November.