Randall Douglas Perry, artistic director and conductor of The Bach and Handel Chorale, based in Jim Thorpe, will offer four open rehearsal and auditions to those seeking membership.

Auditions will be held June 13 and 27, and July 11 and 25, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, 319 South Ave., Jim Thorpe.

The chorale is preparing for its annual Christmas concert, as well as its performance of Handel's "Messiah" on Dec. 17 at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe.

Only those willing to commit to Monday evening rehearsals and all chorale concerts need apply.

Call the chorale office at (570) 325-4794 with any questions or visit www.bachandhandelchorale.org [1] for additional information or to learn more about the chorale.