Adult Choir Recruitment

full-time diploma course (18 to 28 years old)

The Adult Choir in a few words…


  • benefit from a complete and graduate training,
  • discover, bring to life and share a variety of repertoires, from Gregorian chant to contemporary creation,
  • participate in critically acclaimed recordings,
  • sing in prestigious places in Paris, in France and abroad,

For more information on the Adult Choir, click here.

How to join the Adult Choir of the Maîtrise Notre-Dame de Paris?


After a pre-selection on file, the admission is done by competitive examination.

The content of the test is as follows:


1. interpretation over two rounds of several vocal pieces. The jury will choose 2 pieces from:

  • an opera (or oratorio) aria including, if possible, a recitative
  • a german lied
  • a french melody

2. a vocal deciphering test

3. a music theory test

4. an individual interview

2024-2025 registrations are closed.

Auditions will take place on:

  • Saturday May 4, 2024 (first round)
  • Sunday May 5, 2024 (second round)