Lex de Azevedo's Millennium Choir will hold auditions on Feb. 1, 6-7 p.m., at 181 E. 4th Avenue. All choir parts are needed. Singers must be prepared to sight-read music written by de Azevedo and should be prepared with 16-32 bars of a song that showcases vocal ability (Georgia Wadsworth, 801-796-0393).

The Metropolitan Opera National Council will hold Utah district auditons Feb. 3 and 4 in Libby Gardner Concert Hall at the University of Utah. Preliminary auditions will be held noon-6 p.m. on Feb. 3; final auditions will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 4. Both rounds are open to the public.

Winners of the Utah district auditions will compete in the Rocky Mountain regional auditions, and regional winners will compete on the Met Opera stage in New York for a national study grant (for application material, 801-910-2457 or 801-661-2605 or 801-661-2704).

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