The Performance Program runs between April and early November each year. The Opera Studio Melbourne makes no distinction between learning, training and opera-making. All our activities feed into a collection of tools for performance. The program operates as a repertory company, with an emphasis on theatrical performance in all contexts, with preparation time, rehearsal and performance tailored to suit the current company of singers of the Studio. Deadline is October 31. Apply now!
Considering a program in Europe for the summer season? Check out Westminster Choir College of Rider University's Vienna: Language of Lieder program! A three-week study opportunity in the center of Europe’s musical life – this program is designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, professional singers and teachers. Applications are due February 14, 2015.
2015 will be a very exciting season for Chicago Summer Opera. Season will include Suor Angelica (Puccini) and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Britten). All principal, supporting and cover role assignments will be cast from our auditions and each program participant will receive a role. The application deadline is October 31, 2014 and singers may apply for auditions in Chicago on November 7 & 8, 2014, New York on December 3, 2014 or upload 2 recordings in lieu of a live audition to their YAP Tracker application. Apply today!
Utah Opera's Resident Artist Program for singers and pianists provides an integral step between graduate studies and a career. Participants spend nine months with Utah Opera developing professional skills through Mainstage performances with Utah Opera and Utah Symphony, coachings, workshops, yoga, and master classes. Resident Artists also travel throughout the state to perform in-school presentations and teach students about the art of opera. APPLICATION DEADLINE OCTOBER 31, 2014!
SongFest is the premier art song festival and training program in the United States held each June at the Colburn School in Los Angeles. This summer 2015 Ann Murray and Dawn Upshaw join the faculty for the first time with returning favorites Martin Katz, Graham Johnson, Margo Garrett, Jake Heggie, John Musto, Sanford Sylvan, Susanne Mentzer, Lucy Shelton, and more. Auditions will be held in Cincinnati, New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, Los Angeles and by recording. Deadlines begin October 27, so don't delay: apply today!
Don't forget to apply! Application due in two weeks! The 2015 SummerFest Young Artist Training Program applications are now open. A combined professional training & performing program that takes place in Pittsburgh for a minimum 4-6 weeks (depending on casting) from June 15 – July 26 2015. Four levels available: Resident, Featured, Young & Apprentice Artists with opportunities for solo performance for all participants. The deadline to apply is November 7 and auditions are being held nationwide; slots are filling up quickly, so apply today!
After it's incredibly successful Summer program in Sicily this year, Mediterranean Opera Studio is proud to bring back Salvatore Fisichella and Nelly Miricioiu, two of the greatest belcantisti of our time, to join Jack LiVigni in NYC for the MOS Winter intensive. January 12-24. These exceptional teachers, together with MOS director Jack Li Vigni, will help participants advance in their technical abilities and put them much closer to their artistic goals as operatic performers. Both advanced and intermediate singers will be accepted. The deadline to apply is December 20, 2014.
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