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The following audition sheet music books and songs contain arrangements for piano, vocal and guitar with full professional backing tracks on CD in an appropriate key suitable for rehearsal or auditioning (unless stated otherwise). Audition repertoire suitable for all styles of singer, male, female, children and duets are listed in alphabetical order and most have sample sheet music and/or audio examples available for review at the merchants site. Also check our new FACH sections (bass, tenor, soprano etc.,) for other sheet music book and cd rehearsal tracks. Due to the size of the page we have now split this section into catagories for ease of use. Also see Fach and Style sections listed above. All links open in a new window.

Audition Repertoire - General
Audition Repertoire for Kids
Audition Repertoire for Females
Audition Repertoire for Males
Mixed Audition Repertoire (for Male and Female)




The Art of Auditioning by Anthony Legge
The author has been an official accompanist for opera auditions working with companies worldwide. The book lists arias by fach and gives their range with brief comments on context, vocal qualities required and what the audition panel will be listening for if you choose to sing it.
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Auditioning for the Musical Theatre Auditioning for the Musical Theatre
by Fred Silver, Charles Strouse (Designer)
Our Price: 7.44 UK  $10.36 USA
Proven tactics and techniques from a leading New York vocal coach on how to "act" a song, choose the right material, handle a callback, what to wear, how to use eye contact, select a voice teacher and vocal coach, and more. Includes 130 excellent yet unusual audition songs for all types of situations and performers, including juveniles and dancers
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Complete Preparation - A Guide to Auditioning for Opera
by Joan Dornemann, Maria Ciaccia (Contributor), Sherrill Milnes (Designer)
Our Price: 17.50 UK  $13.27
A basic introduction to operatic auditions from preparation, to aria choices, to behaviour at the audition
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How to Audition
For TV, Movies, Commercials, Plays and Musicals (2nd Edition)
by Gordon Hunt
Our Price: 9.19 UK  $11.20 USA
Informative interviews with Richard Dreyfuss, Hal Prince, Gordon Davidson and others supplement Hunt's expert advice on auditioning for films, television, voice-overs, commercials, musicals, and high-school and college productions. Now revised to reflect the latest industry trends and realities, this bestselling guide (60,000 copies sold) offers actors the best, most specific advice for auditioning
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NEXT!
by Steven M. Alper, Herbert Knapp (Illustrator)
Our Price: 7.44 UK   $10.36 USA
This is a guide for the actor auditioning for musicals. It contains "dos" and "don'ts" along with suggestions on how to proceed on your own. Chapters include: music preparations - transpositions problems; the piano player - bring your own? the song - what to sing and what not to sing?
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Pop Idol: Audition Book
A collection of songs from TV's Pop Idol phenomenon, with a CD of backing tracks to sing along with.
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Professional Singers Audition Book
Piano & Vocal Sheet Music And CD
Our Price: 24.95
A unique book and double-CD pack specially developed for female singers auditioning for shows, revues and bands. The CDs give you full professional backing tracks, each specially recorded in the most appropriate key. The music book features each song in piano/vocal/guitar arrangements. Samples available at Musicroom include sheet music (Sibelius Scorch Plugin required) and music (requires RealPlayer).
Track List: adelaide's lament, another suitcase in another hall, as long as he needs me, big spender, can't help lovin' dat man, constant craving, crazy, diamonds are a girl's best friend, don't cry for me argentina, feeling good, heaven help my heart, i cain't say no, i don't know how to love him, i dreamed a dream, i say a little prayer, i will survive, if i were a bell, if my friends could see me now, it's oh so quiet, killing me softly with his song, memory, miss byrd, now that i've seen her, out here on my own, the reason, save the best for last, saving all my love for you, show my heaven, someone else's story, someone to watch over me, tell me it's not true, that ole devil called love, what i did for love, the wind beneath my wings, the winner takes it all, wishing you were somehow here again, you can always count on me, you must love me,
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The Audition Suite
Four Comic Songs for Theatre Singers. By Martin Charnin, Michael Dansicker. Vocal Collection. Size 9x12 inches. 16 pages. Published by Hal Leonard. Best known as the lyricist/director for Annie, Broadway guru Martin Charnin conceived of this clever collection after noticing a sorry lack of comic songs while auditioning thousands of actors. Featuring his witty words set to the music of accompanist and composer Michael Dansicker, these four funny audition pieces will put smiles on directors' faces - and hopefully land actors roles! The songs are arranged for voice with piano accompaniment and include: Audition 101 * Confession * Family Tree * Special Skills.
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Two Shakespeare Pieces
Two character pieces. Useful for concerts, festivals and auditions. Duration: 5 mins.
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Audition Songs for Kids
Our Price: 12.95
Nine great audition standards for young performers, complete with full professional backing tracks. Each song has been arranged by leading musical directors and rehearsal pianists from London's West End, and is arranged for piano and voice (with full lyrics and guitar chord symbols).
Track List: any dream will do (from joseph and the amazing technicolor dreamcoat), consider yourself (from oliver), i'd do anything (from oliver), no matter what (boyzone), spice up your life (spice girls), thank you for the music (abba), the candy man (from willie wonka and the chocolate factory), tomorrow (from annie), when i'm sixty-four (beatles)
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Essential Audition Songs For Kids
Our Price: 14.99
Ten popular audition numbers from 'My Favorite Things' to 'Wouldn't It Be Loverly'. The music book contains piano and voice arrangements with lyrics and guitar chord boxes. The accompanying CD contains full backing tracks for use in rehearsal or at auditions.
Track List: bugsy malone, consider yourself, love's got a hold on my heart, maybe this time, my favourite things, my name is tallulah, over the rainbow, we're in the money, wouldn't it be loverly, you're never fully dressed without a smile
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More Audition Songs For Kids
Our Price: 12.95
Ten popular audition standards selected for young performers. The music book includes special arrangements by Jack Long for piano, voice and guitar. The accompanying CD provides full professional backing tracks recorded in the most suitable key. Songs Include 'The Bare Necessities', 'I Have A Dream' and 'Reach'.
Track List: the bare necessities (the jungle book), can you feel the love tonight (the lion king), food, glorious food (oliver), happy talk (south pacific), i have a dream (mamma mia), maybe (annie), reach (s club 7), starlight express, what if (a christmas carol), you've got a friend in me (toy story)
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Audition Songs: Christmas Ballads
A unique CD+Music pack specially developed for male and female singers auditioning for shows, revues and bands
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Audition Songs for Male & Female Singers - Christmas Hits
Our Price: 14.95
A unique CD and Sheet Music pack specially developed for male and female singers auditioning for shows, revues and bands. This book and CD set provides professional backing and piano/vocal/guitar arrangements.
Track List: fairytale of newyork (the pogues & kirsty maccoll), happy xmas (war is over) (john lennon), i wish it could be christmas every day (wizzard), last christmas (wham!), lonely this christmas (mud), merry xmas everybody (slade), mistletoe and wine (cliff richard), a spaceman came travelling (chris de burgh), step into christmas (elton john), wonderful christmastime (paul mccartney)
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Audition songs for Male and Female Singers - Gilbert & Sullivan
Our Price: 14.95
Make a big impression with these ten classic Gilbert & Sullivan songs.
Track List: i am the very model of a modern major-general (the pirates of penzance), i'm called little buttercup (hms pinafore), the nightmare song (when you're lying awake with a dismal headache) (iolanthe), on a tree by a river (willow, tit willow) (the mikado), poor wand'ring one (the pirates of penzance), silvered is the raven hair (patience), the sun whose rays are all ablaze (the mikado), take a pair of sparkling eyes (the gondoliers), when all night a chap remains (iolanthe), when maiden loves she sits and sighs (the yeomen of the guard)
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Audition songs for Professional Singers
Our Price: 24.95
31 audition songs, piano & vocal music for professional singers.
Track List: against all odds (take a look at me now)(mariah carey), all mine (portishead), american pie (madonna), black velvet (alannah myles), breathless (the corrs), can't get you out of my head (kylie minogue), come what may (nicole kidman), don't speak (no doubt), emotion (destiny's child), eternal flame (atomic kitten), family affair (mary j blige), from a distance (bette midler), hero (mariah carey), history repeating (shirley bassey), how come you don't call me (alicia keys), i will always love you (whitney houston), i'm not a girl, not yet a woman (britney spears), it feels so good (sonique), lovefool (the cardigans), my love is your love (whitney houston), out of reach (gabrielle), perfect moment (martine mccutcheon), pure shores (all saints), search for the hero (m people), sing it back (moloko), that don't impress me much (shania twain), torn (natalie imbruglia), what if (kate winslet), what took you so long? (emma bunton), whenever, wherever (shakira), whole again (atomic kitten)
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Essential Audition Songs For Male And Female Vocalists - Duets
Our Price: 14.99
Sheet Music And CD for male and female vocalists includes piano and vocal with guitar chord symbols and boxes. Professional backing tracks include I Got You Babe and Summer Nights.
Track List: barcelona (freddie mercury & montserrat caballe), don't go breaking my heart (elton john ( kiki dee), endless love (diana ross & lionel richie), i got you babe (sonny & cher), i knew you were waiting for me (george michael & aretha franklin), it takes two (marvin gaye & kim weston), (i've had) the time of my life (bill medley & jennifer warnes), kids (robbie williams & kylie minogue), nothing's gonna stop us now (starship), summer nights (john travolta & olivia newton-john)
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Essential Audition Songs For Male And Female Vocalists: Comedy Songs
Get yourself noticed, and stand out from the crowd with these hilarious musical moments from the world of entertainment, suitable for both male and female vocalists.
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Essential Audition Songs For Female Vocalists: West End Hits
A selection of ten hit stage songs which are perfect for the aspiring female singer to hone their skills.
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Essential Audition Songs For Male And Female Vocalists - Love Songs
Our Price: 15.99
Ten popular love songs arranged for piano and voice with lyrics and guitar chord boxes. The accompanying CD contains full backing tracks for use in rehearsal or at auditions.
Track List: amazed (lonestar), embraceable you (ella fitzgerald), the first time i saw your face (roberta flack), get here (oleta adams), i turn to you (christina aguilera), kiss me (sixpence none the ritcher), let's stay together (al green), save the best for last (vanessa williams), saving all my love for you (whitney houston), you don't have to say you love me (dusty springfield)
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Essential Audition Songs For Male And Female Vocalists - Wannabe Pop Stars
Our Price: 14.99
Ten smash hits as performed by Pop Idols Will Young, Gareth Gates, Zoe Garlick and others. The music book contains piano and voice arrangements with lyrics and guitar chord boxes. The accompanying CD contains full backing tracks for use in rehearsal or at auditions.
Track List: angels, anything is possible, back for good, ev'ry time we say goodbye, flying without wings, genie in a bottle, get happy, reach, up on the roof, whole again
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