Festival Napa Valley

Manetti Shrem Opera Program: Piano Application 2024 (Voice applications are closed)

This application closed on Thursday November 30, 2023.

Please review the opportunity listing for complete information.

As of October 4, applications for singers are closed. Please do not submit if you are a singer. Your application will not be considereed and your fee is non-refundable.

Please contact Dana Sadava at dana@festivalnapavalley.org with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact help@yaptracker.com.

Personal Information

Please note: applications for singers closed October 4. This form is only open for pianists. Application fees are non-refundable and new singer submissions will not be considered. Please do not submit after October 4 unless you are a pianist.

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For Opera Pianists:
- Solo of choice (single movement suffices)
Sing and play:
- One bel canto aria or ensemble..
- One Mozart aria or ensemble
- One aria or ensemble of your choice.

For pianists, one of the three operatic selections should include recitative in Italian. In addition, one of the three operatic selections should be in French or German.

Smart-phone video is accepted as long as the image and sound is clear. Piano accompaniment where appropriate is recommended but not required. Excerpts need not be all recorded in a single take; individual excerpts can be submitted as individual recordings. Please label each of the video files with your name and musical selection (i.e. Maria Callas - Casta Diva)

Minimum number of selections permitted: 3. Maximum number of selections permitted: 4

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Resume and Biography

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Please include a short biography (250 words)

Audition Location Preferences

Please select your availability for in person auditions. Select video only if you are not available to audition live. Audition dates will be released at a later date.

Payment Details

Non-refundable application fee is $65.00 USD, which must be paid at time of submission.

Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.