This application closed on Monday October 15, 2018.
Kentucky Opera is auditioning for the 2019/2020 Studio Artist Program. The Studio Artist pianist serves as a coach, rehearsal pianist and performance pianist in various capacities with the company. The Studio Artist pianist will work closely with the Studio Artist Music Director and Principal Conductor to prepare Studio Artist singers with roles and covers as well as develop their own repetiteur skills and techniques. Projects will include Kentucky Opera Chorus rehearsals, mainstage productions, masterclasses with guest artists, the Composer Workshop, community engagement events, and educational touring programs. The program begins in August, 2019 and runs through February, 2020, with a winter break.
Please prepare the following audition material:
Play AND sing one of the following Verdi excerpts:
Play AND sing one of the following Mozart excerpts:
Play AND sing all of the following excerpts:
Applicant may be asked to sight read and/or conduct as well.