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Thu Jan 29, 2015

Deadline one month away: 2015 James Toland Vocal Arts Competition

Deadline one month away: 2015 James Toland Vocal Arts Competition

Just one month until the final deadline! The JTVA Vocal Competition welcomes exceptional singing in genres from opera, oratorio and art songs, to jazz, musical theater and cabaret standards. There are no specific age, education or residency requirements. Two levels of competition based on vocal experience are offered and ALL finalists receive a cash award. Awards total nearly $20,000 and the grand prize winner will be offered an opportunity to perform with the Oakland East Bay Symphony under music director Michael Morgan. Applications will be accepted only until February 24, 2015.

Wed Jan 28, 2015

Featured listing: International Lyric Academy in Rome & Viterbo (ILAR) 2015

Featured listing: International Lyric Academy in Rome & Viterbo (ILAR) 2015

The International Lyric Academy is a unique opportunity for students and emerging artists; during an intensive month, they receive professional coachings, voice lessons and participate in a full range of classes, masterclasses, concerts, recitals and rehearsals culminating in four fully staged performances of “COSI’ FAN TUTTE” by Mozart and “SUOR ANGELICA” by Puccini with the Festival’s Symphony Orchestra. Students will be able to participate in the Italian Opera Program. Please audition in the city you prefer or by recording - we will be in various cities throughout the USA. Apply Now and reserve your live audition!

Mon Jan 26, 2015

Featured listing: Music Academy International

Featured listing: Music Academy International

Music Academy International is excited to announce auditions for the 2015 Trentino Music Festival which takes place in beautiful Dolomite region of northern Italy. 2015 Opera Productions are Gianni Schicchi, Suor Angelica, Hänsel und Gretel, Dido & Aeneas, and the European Premiere of Susannah by Carlisle Floyd. All operas are presented with the MAI Festival Orchestra led by J. David Jackson from the METROPOLITAN OPERA. Auditions are being held in United States, Europe, China and by recording; applications are accepted through YAP Tracker and Music Academy International's website. LEARN WHAT YOU LOVE in Italy this summer!! Apply for the 2015 Trentino Music Festival today.

Mon Jan 26, 2015

Featured Listing: Russian Opera Workshop

Featured Listing: Russian Opera Workshop

Russian Opera Workshop is a top-tier independent program in summer residence at the Academy of Vocal Arts (AVA) in Philadelphia. No application fee. Apply now! http://bitly.com/1oIQaer JUNE 1-25 - "The Demon" by Anton Rubinstein (Philadelphia premiere) JULY 6-30 - "Iolanta" by Tchaikovsky - YouTube auditions - by March 15, 2015 Apply here http://www.russianoperaworkshop.com/apply.html

Sun Jan 25, 2015

Featured listing: OCAVA-in-Rome Summer Program

Featured listing: OCAVA-in-Rome Summer Program

OCAVA-in-Rome Summer Program June 14 to July 5, 2015. Following the great success from the previous years, OCAVA announces the OCAVA-in-Rome 2015 Summer Program for singers in Rome, Italy. The carefully chosen young vocal artists from the United States and abroad will come to Rome to work closely with an internationally renowned faculty on this intensive three-week program that combines daily voice lessons, master classes, lectures/workshops, group discussions, public concerts, and Italian language study. The deadline has been extended to February 1!

Sat Jan 24, 2015

Featured listing: Sankt Goar International Music Festival and Academy 2015!

Featured listing: Sankt Goar International Music Festival and Academy 2015!

The Sankt Goar International Music Festival and Academy (www.sg-imfa.com) offers two separate but combinable programs: Opera training program: open to singers ready to embark on a professional career. Master classes taught by industry professionals with casting/managerial power. 2015 guests include: Matthew Horner (IMG artists, NYC), Sebastian Schwarz (Theater an der Wien), Alain Perroux (Festival d'Aix-en-Provence) and Bodo Busse (Landestheater Coburg). Internationally acclaimed singers configure the rest of the roster: E. Moser, P. Lang, O. Mykytenko, etc. This opportunity may be combined with our Art Song Summer Program taught by world leading singers and pianists: F. Araiza, H. Deutsch, R. Vignoles, J. Drake, R. Jansen. Apply today!

Fri Jan 23, 2015

Featured Listing: Teatro alla Scala Academy Young Artist Program

Featured Listing: Teatro alla Scala Academy Young Artist Program

Want an opportunity to continue to hone your craft at one of the world's most renown opera institutions? The Teatro alla Scala Academy is now accepting applications through YAP Tracker for the 2015-16 training program. The program is TUITION FREE with scholarships available. The program provides an opportunity for young people from all over the world to make their mark on one of the world's greatest stages. Principal teachers will be: Renato Bruson, Luciana D’Intino, Juan Diego Florez, Luciana Serra, Umberto Finazzi, Marco Gandini, Vincenzo Scalera. Applications will be accepted through February 26, 2015.

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