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53 Refreshing Audition Songs For Tenors

Calling all tenors! We’ve put together a list of audition songs that are underrated and aren’t performed as often in the audition room. This can help you bring something fresh to the casting director and make you stick out from the crowd.

Here are 53 great audition songs for tenors:

1. One Track Mind from Sweet Smell of Success

Range : E4-A5

Style : Uptempo Swing (Contemporary)

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Mood : Showstopper, Flamboyant

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2. Love To Me from The Light In the Piazza

Range : D4-F#5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Romantic, Passionate, Re-assuring

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3. Beethoven Day from You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown

Range : D4-Ab5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Soulful, Energetic, Charismatic

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4. Saturn Returns from Myths and Hymns

Range : C3-Bb4

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Soulful, Tragic, Heartbroken

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5. Many Moons Ago from Once Upon A Mattress

Range : D3-G#4

Style : Ballad (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Story-Telling, Inviting

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6. One More Beautiful Song from A Class Act

Range : C4-F5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Inspired, Futuristic, Intimate

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7. She Was There from The Scarlet Pimpernel

Range : C#4-G#5

Style : Ballad (Pop Opera)

Mood : Romantic, Nostalgic, Introspective

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8.Where In the World from The Secret Garden

Range : F4-Ab5

Style : Uptempo (Pop Opera)

Mood : Anxious, Desperate, Afraid

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9. Prayer of the Comfort Counselor from The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Range : E4-B5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Soulful, Encouraging, Rousing

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10. Into The Fire from The Scarlet Pimpernel

Vocal Part : Tenor

Range : D4-Ab5

Style : Uptempo (Pop Opera)

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11. Fifty Million Years Ago from Celebration

Vocal Part : Tenor

Range : Eb3-F4

Style : Uptempo

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12. The Games I Play Ago from Falsettos

Range : B3-G5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Romantic, Regretful, Introspective

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13. Buffalo Nickel Photoplay Inc. from Ragtime

Range : B3-F#5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Enthusiastic, Comedic

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14. I’m Martin Guerre from Martin Guerre

Range : D4-A5

Style : Uptempo (Pop Opera)

Mood : Vengeful, Intimidating, Plotting

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15. Race You to the Top of the Morning from The Secret Garden

Range : Db4-Ab5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Story-telling, Fatherly, Dramatic

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16. Quasimodo from When Pigs Fly

Range : D3-A4

Style : Uptempo Swing (Contemporary)

Mood : Flirtacious, Romantic, Flamboyant

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17. When I’m Not Near the Girl I Love from Finian’s Rainbow

Range : B3-D5

Style : Midtempo Waltz (Golden Age)

Mood : Comedic, Romantic

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18. The Mason from Working

Range : B3-G5

Style : Ballad (Soft Rock)

Mood : Inspirational, Uplifting, Futuristic

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19. Heaven on Their Minds from Jesus Christ Superstar

Range : D4-C6

Style : Uptempo Rock

Mood : Menacing, Critical, Desperate

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20. How Glory Goes from Floyd Collins

Range : Bb3-G5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Introspective, Nostalgic, Bittersweet

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21. The Flower Garden of My Heart from Pal Joey

Range : Eb4-G5

Style : Midtempo (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Light-hearted, Carefree

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22. Drift Away from Grey Gardens

Range : D4-F5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Jazzy, Nostalgic, Romantic

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23. What Is It About Her? from The Wild Party

Range : C4-Ab5

Style : Midtempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Passionate, slight Latin rhythm, Seductive

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24. Enjoy The Trip from Bring It On: The Musical

Range : C4-Ab5

Style : Midtempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Nostalgic, Romantic, Intimate

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25. Stranger from Big Fish

Range : C4-G5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Uplifting, Inspirational, Futuristic

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26. Her Voice from The Little Mermaid

Range : D4-F#5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Disney, Romantic, In Awe

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27. No Moon from Titanic

Range : E4-G5

Style : Midtempo Waltz (Pop Opera)

Mood : Romantic, Serene

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28. The Proposal/The Night Was Alive from Titanic

Range : E4-E5, C4-G5

Style : Ballad (Pop Opera)

Mood : Romantic, Hopeful, Nostalgic

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29. I Never Knew from Far From Heaven

Range : C#4-G#5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Jazzy, Confessional, Coming Clean

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30. The Streets of Dublin from A Man of No Importance

Range : E4-A5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Cheerful, Observant, In Awe

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31. Let It Sing from Violet

Range : D4-Eb5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary)

Mood : Racially Specific, Retro, Inspirational

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32. I’d Rather Be Sailing from A New Brain

Range : A3-Gb5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Inspirational, Hopeful, Futuristic

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33. I Chose Right from Baby

Range : Bb3-Eb5

Style : Midtempo (Soft Rock)

Mood : Romantic, Youthful, Intimate

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34. A Man Could Go Quite Mad from The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Range : A3-G5

Style : Uptempo (Pop Opera)

Mood : Fascinated, Scary, Villainous

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35. I Will Follow You from Milk and Honey

Range : D4-Bb5

Style : Ballad (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Passionate

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36. The Thought of You from Fanny

Range : E3-A4

Style : Midtempo (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Passionate, Driving

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37. Fanny from Fanny

Range : Bb3-Eb5

Style : Ballad (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Passionate

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38. You Walk With Me from The Full Monty

Range : B3-B5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Romantic, Intimate

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39. I Am In Love from Can-Can

Range : C4-F5

Style : Midtempo (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Light-hearted, Carefree

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40. Come With Me from The Boys From Syracuse

Range : B2-F#4

Style : Uptempo (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Lighthearted, Inviting

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41. You Are Never Away from Allegro

Range : B3-G5

Style : Uptempo (Golden Age)

Mood : Romantic, Lighthearted

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42. Awaiting You from Myths and Hymns

Range : G3-F5

Style : Ballad (Contemporary)

Mood : Contemplative, Soulful, Introspective

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43. The Day After That from Kiss of the Spider Woman

Range : D4-A5

Style : Midtempo

Mood : Majestic, Troubled, yet Hopeful

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44. Alive from Jekyll and Hyde

Range : D4-E5

Style : Uptempo (Pop Opera)

Mood : Fascinated, Scary, Villainous

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45. I’ll Be There from The Pirate Queen

Range : C4-A5

Style : Ballad (Pop Opera)

Mood : Romantic, Hopeful, Passionate, Jealous

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46. All Good Gifts from Godspell

Range : D4-A5

Style : Ballad (Soft Rock)

Mood : Inspirational, Uplifting

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47. Love Can’t Happen from Grand Hotel

Range : D#4-A5

Style : Midtempo

Mood : Romantic, Passionate

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48. Fortune Favors the Brave from Aida

Range : Bb3-G5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary Rock)

Mood : Triumphant, Powerful

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49. Oh, Is There Not One Maiden Breast? from The Pirates of Penzance

Range : G3-Gb4 (optional Bb4)

Style : Ballad (Operetta)

Mood : Romantic, Desperate, Lonesome

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50. 30/90 from Tick, Tick…Boom!

Range : E3-A5

Style : Uptempo (Contemporary Rock)

Mood : Hopeful yet Anxious

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51. My Girlfriend Who Lives in Canada from Avenue Q

Range : Range: B2–G4

Style : Uptempo

Mood : Comedic

52. I Am Aldolpho from The Drowsy Chaperone

Range : Range: E2 (optional)–A4

Style : Midtempo

Mood : Comedic

53. I Don’t Understand the Poor from A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder

Range : Range: B2–G4

Style : Midtempo

Mood : Comedic

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