LU Praise Audition Information

LU Praise is a 25 – member gospel choir that serves as an official representative team for Liberty University’s Center for Music and Worship. The group’s mission is to bring glory to the Name of Jesus through the musical languages of the African-American worship traditions.  Group presentations include, but are not limited to: spirituals, anthems, hymns, Scripture song, traditional black gospel, contemporary black gospel, and sacred classic.  

Audition Dates

Auditions for the 2014-2015 academic year will take place on the following dates and times:

  • Monday March 17th
    1:30-4:30 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm
    Performing Arts Rm. 111
  • Wednesday March 19th
    1:30-8:00 pm 
    Performing Arts Rm. 111
  • Friday March 21st (Overflow Only)
    1:30-8:00 pm
    Performing Arts Rm. 111
  • An audition sign-up sheet will be posted outside the School of Music office in the Performing Arts Hall beginning Friday March 7th.
  • Callback Auditions will be held on Saturday March 22nd from approximately 1:00-5:00 pm.  All students auditioning for the group should plan to keep this day and time open.

Things to Remember:

  • Please download and fill out the application
    • Send the completed application to
  • Prepare to sing a verse and chorus of one gospel song selection

 Please contact us via e-mail if you have questions.

Audition Information

LU Praise members are selected through a rigorous audition and evaluation process that includes: an extensive written application, demonstration of Christian testimony and commitment, spiritual leadership, academic potential and achievement, musical ability, and ministry experience. Auditions are scheduled on an annual basis and are held in the Center for Music and Worship. Auditions are open to all Liberty students and occur each spring semester for the upcoming academic year. 

NOTE: If you are interested in auditioning for other ministry teams, please visit the Department of Ministry Teams website.