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51 Fantastic Audition Songs For Mezzo-Sopranos

Never fear, mezzo songs are here. No more flipping through songbooks for hours, here’s 51 totally awesome audition songs for Mezzo-Sopranos

1. Live Out Loud from ‘Out of This World’

Character Name : Sarah Crewe

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-C#5

Style : Midtempo (Pop)

Mood : Charming, Confident, Empowering

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2. Maybe I Like It This Way from ‘The Wild Party’

Character Name : Queenie

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult, Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-Db5

Style : Ballad (Piano Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, Helpless/Stockholm Syndrome

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3. Waiting for Life from ‘Once On This Island’

Character Name : Ti Moune

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : B3-D5

Style : Uptempo (Caribbean Pop)

Mood : Hopeful (Racially Specific)

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4. See What I Wanna See from ‘See What I Wanna See’

Character Name : Lily

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : F3-D5

Style : Uptempo Swing

Mood : Charming, Flirty, Sassy/Femme Fatale

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5. Anytime (I Am There) from Elegies

Character Name : N/A

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult, Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-D5

Style : Ballad (Piano Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, In Memoriam/Nostalgic

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6. Even Though from ‘I Love You Because’

Character Name : Marcy

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-F5

Style : Midtempo (Piano Rock)

Mood : Dramatic, Hopeful, Reconciliatory

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7. Back to Before from ‘Ragtime’

Character Name : Mother & Father

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-C#5

Style : Ballad (Pop Opera)

Mood : Dramatic, Regretful, Crestfallen

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8. Someday from ‘The Wedding Singer’

Character Name : Julia

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-Eb5

Style : Uptempo Swing (Motown)

Mood : Charming, Hopeful

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9. No One Know Who I Am from ‘Jekyll and Hyde’

Character Name : Lucy

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : C4-D5

Style : Ballad (Pop Opera)

Mood : Dramatic, Introspective

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10. Storybook from The ‘Scarlet Pimpernel’

Character Name : Marguerite

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Ab3-C#5

Style : Uptempo Waltz (Pop-Opera)

Mood : Charming, Free-Spirited

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11. Please Don’t Make Me Love You from ‘Dracula’

Character Name : Mina

Gender : Female

Age : Adult, Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : B#3-D5

Style : Ballad (Pop-opera)

Mood : Dramatic, Romantic, Desperate

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12. Black Is a Moocher from ‘The Wild Party’ (LaChiusa)

Character Name : Kate

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-E5

Style : Midtempo (Swing)

Mood : Charming, Seductive, Sassy

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13. Welcome To My Party from ‘The Wild Party’ (LaChiusa)

Song Title : Welcome To My Party

Show Name : The Wild Party (LaChiusa)

Character Name : Queenie

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-C5

Style : Uptempo (Boogie)

Mood : Charming, Seductive, Sassy

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14. Everybody’s Girl from ‘Steel Pier’

Song Title : Everybody’s Girl

Show Name : Steel Pier

Character Name : Shelby

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Gb3-B4

Style : Midtempo (Swing)

Mood : Comedic, Sassy/Boisterous

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15. If Only fromWhistle Down the Wind’

Song Title : If Only

Show Name : Whistle Down the Wind

Character Name : Swallow

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-D5

Style : Ballad (Pop-Opera)

Mood : Dramatic, Sad, Regretful

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16. No More from ‘The Goodbye Girl’

Show Name : The Goodbye Girl

Character Name : Paula

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-Db5

Style : Uptempo (Orchestral)

Mood : Dramatic, Enlightenment/Epiphany

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17. I Will Be Loved Tonight from ‘I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change’

Show Name : I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change

Character Name : Diane

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Bb3-Db5

Style : Ballad (Piano Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, Romantic, Intimate

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18. Life With Harold from ‘The Full Monty’

Show Name : The Full Monty

Character Name : Vicki

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-D5

Style : Uptempo (Latin Pop)

Mood : Comedic, Romantic

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19. I’ll Be Here from ‘Ordinary Days’

Show Name : Ordinary Days

Character Name : Claire

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-D5

Style : Ballad (Piano)

Mood : Dramatic, Romantic, Story-Telling

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20. Adela from ‘Bernarda Alba’

Show Name : Bernarda Alba

Character Name : N/A

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-D5

Style : Uptempo (Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, Empowering, Confident

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21. That Mister Man Of Mine from ‘Dames at Sea’

Show Name : Dames at Sea

Character Name : Mona Kent

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-D#5

Style : Ballad (Golden Age)

Mood : Dramatic, Romantic, Nostalgic

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22. West End Avenue from ‘The Magic Show’

Show Name : The Magic Show

Character Name : Cal

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Bb3-D5

Style : Uptempo (Piano Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, Bitter/Ironic

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23. Back On Base from ‘Closer Than Ever’

Show Name : Closer Than Ever

Character Name : N/A

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-G5

Style : Midtempo (Swing)

Mood : Charming, Sassy

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24. Life Story from ‘Closer than Ever’

Show Name : Closer Than Ever

Character Name : N/A

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Bb3-C5

Style : Midtempo (Soft-Rock)

Mood : Dramatic, Bittersweet

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25. Miss Byrd from ‘Closer Than Ever’

Show Name : Closer Than Ever

Character Name : N/A

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : F#3-G#5 (falsetto)

Style : Midtempo (Pop)

Mood : Comedic, Quirky

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26. With You from ‘Baby’

Show Name : Baby

Character Name : Pam (and Nick)

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G#3-D5

Style : Ballad (Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, Turning Point

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27. When I Look At You from ‘The Scarlet Pimpernel’

Show Name : The Scarlet Pimpernel

Character Name : Marguerite

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : B3-E5

Style : Ballad (Pop-opera)

Mood : Romantic, Sad

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28. The Last Man In My Life from ‘Song and Dance’

Show Name : Song and Dance

Character Name : N/A

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-Eb5

Style : Ballad (Pop-opera)

Mood : Dramatic, Romantic

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29. Take That Look Off Your Face from ‘Tell Me On a Sunday’

Show Name : Tell Me On a Sunday

Character Name : N/A

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-D5

Style : Midtempo (80s Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, Defiant, Kiss-Off

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30. Anything But Lonely from ‘Aspects of Love’

Show Name : Aspects of Love

Character Name : Rose

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-E5

Style : Ballad (Pop-opera)

Mood : Dramatic, Romantic, Persuasive

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31. Mad Hatter from ‘Wonderland’

Show Name : Wonderland

Character Name : Mad Hatter

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Bb3-F5

Style : Uptempo – Swing

Mood : Charming, Comedic

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32. This Time from ‘Now. Here. This’

Show Name : Now. Here. This

Character Name : Heidi

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : F#3-D5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary Pop)

Mood : Dramatic, Introspective

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33. My Body from ‘The Life’

Show Name : The Life

Character Name : Frenchie, Chichi, Tracy, Carmen, Sonja, Queen and April

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : C#4-G5

Style : Uptempo – Latin, Pop

Mood : Empowering

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34. Hurry! It’s Lovely Up Here from ‘On a Clear Day You Can See Forever’

Show Name : On a Clear Day You Can See Forever

Character Name : Daisy Gamble

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : F3-Db5

Style : Midtempo – Swing

Mood : Charming, Flirty

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35. Shopping Around from ‘Wish You Were Here’

Show Name : Wish You Were Here

Character Name : Fay

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : C4-B4

Style : Midtempo – Swing

Mood : Charming, Flirty

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36. Don’t Call Me Trailer Trash from ‘Cowgirls’

Show Name : Cowgirls

Character Name : Mickey and Jo

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-C5

Style : Uptempo – Country

Mood : Comedic

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37. You Don’t Know This Man from ‘Parade’

Show Name : Parade

Character Name : Lucille

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-Eb5

Style : Ballad – Pop Opera

Mood : Dramatic, Defensive

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38. Gorgeous from ‘The Apple Tree’

Show Name : The Apple Tree

Character Name : Ella

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : C4-D5

Style : Uptempo – Waltz

Mood : Comedic, Charming, Joyful

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39. I Can Cook Too from ‘On The Town’

Show Name : On The Town

Character Name : Hildy Esterhazy

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-C#5

Style : Uptempo – Swing

Mood : Comedic, Charming

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40. Who Knows from ‘I Can Get It for You Wholesale’

Show Name : I Can Get It for You Wholesale

Character Name : Ruthie Rivkin

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Ab3-C5

Style : Ballad (The Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic

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41. I Never Has Seen Snow from ‘House of Flowers’

Show Name : House of Flowers

Character Name : Ottilie

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : E3-G5

Style : Ballad – Swing (The Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic

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42. Holding To The Ground from ‘Falsettos’

Show Name : Falsettos

Character Name : Trina

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-D5

Style : Midtempo

Mood : Dramatic, Concerned

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43. Remember This from ‘The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown’

Show Name : The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown

Character Name : Samantha

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : Bb3-E5

Style : Midtempo – Piano Rock

Mood : Dramatic, Hopeful

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44. All Grown Up from ‘Bare: A Pop Opera’

Show Name : Bare: A Pop Opera

Character Name : Ivy

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G#3-F5

Style : Ballad – Rock

Mood : Dramatic, Dark

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45. Just Not Now from ‘I Love You Because’

Show Name : I Love You Because

Character Name : Marcie

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-Eb5

Style : Ballad

Mood : Dramatic, Rejecting

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46. The Story Goes On from ‘Baby’

Show Name : Baby

Character Name : Lizzie

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-F5

Style : Ballad

Mood : Dramatic, Hopeful

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47. It’s A Woman’s World from ‘The Full Monty’

Show Name : The Full Monty

Character Name : Georgie

Gender : Female

Age : Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G3-E5

Style : Uptempo

Mood : Empowering

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48. Bring It On from ‘Bring It On: The Musical’

Show Name : Bring It On: The Musical

Character Name : Campbell

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : A3-E5

Style : Uptempo

Mood : Empowering

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49. How Did We Come To This? from ‘The Wild Party’

Show Name : The Wild Party

Character Name : Queenie

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult, Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : G#3-C#5

Style : Ballad

Mood : Dramatic, Regretful

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50. Woman from ‘The Pirate Queen’

Show Name : The Pirate Queen

Character Name : Grania (Grace)

Gender : Female

Age : Young Adult

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : E3-E5

Style : Ballad

Mood : Dramatic, Empowering

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51. Old Maid from ‘110 in the Shade’

Show Name : 110 in the Shade

Character Name : Lizzie

Gender : Female

Vocal Part : Mezzo-Soprano

Range : B3-F5

Mood : Dramatic, Empowering

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