Cor Jesu Singers Excel at the Metro District 8 Honor Choirs Auditions!

Metro 8 District Choir Members

Congratulations to the eighteen students from Cor Jesu who were selected for the St. Louis Metro District 8 Honors Choirs! Auditions were held Saturday, October 9 at DeSmet Jesuit High School. This very competitive process involves preparing an art song that is adjudicated by three judges as well as completing a four-part sight singing component.

Thirteen girls were selected as members of the SATB (Soprano, Alto, Tenor and Bass) choir. Students marked with an asterisk (*) are eligible to audition for the 2022 Missouri All-State Choir:

Last Name

First Name

Year

Part

*Hellmuth

Cecilia

11

Alto

*Karcher

Allison

11

Soprano

*Gunter

Sarah

12

Soprano

*Herr

Rachel

11

Soprano

*Russell

Bernadette

12

Soprano

*Nacanaynay

Mary

12

Soprano

Geldmacher

Abigail

10

Alto

Burke

Shannon

12

Alto

Dundon

Colleen

12

Alto

Russell

Abigail

10

Alto

Francis

Sophia

12

Alto

Ramig

Charlotte

10

Soprano

Burns

Ainsley

12

Soprano

 

Five girls were selected as members of the SSAA (Two distinct soprano and two distinct alto sections) Honor Ensemble:

Last Name

First Name

Year

Part

Esswein

Brianna

10

Alto

Gatewood

Sage

12

Alto

Gansler

Abby

10

Alto

Roessler

Abby

10

Alto

Brotherton

Maddie

10

Alto


These students worked for weeks during their studies and after school to prepare for Saturday’s audition. Girls, we are so proud of you!