Los Angeles Opera

Los Angeles Opera HBCU Opera Career Comprehensive (2022-2023)

This application closed on Friday May 20, 2022.

Important notes:         

  • All fields are open-type and required; however, if you are unable to answer a question, you may write “none”, “not applicable”, “unknown” etc.  

Please contact Chandler Johnson at auditions@laopera.org with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact help@yaptracker.com.

Personal/Identification Information

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Education History

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Performance History

Personal Statement

Maximum number of documents permitted: 1
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Video Submission

Please upload two (2) classical selections of your choice (song or aria from any era, in any language). Videos can be made specifically for this application or can be from within the past 3-6 months. The quality of the video and audio does not have to be professionally produced, but it is crucial that we can hear your singing clearly. Therefore, a recording from a smartphone is acceptable. Applicants will need to upload files directly to YAP Tracker to submit. YAP Tracker does allow applicants to link embedded YouTube videos (which can be private links) for submission.

Number of selections required: 2.

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Headshot & Resume

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Electronic Signature

I have carefully read all the conditions on the accompanying pages and agree to be governed by them. If selected, I agree to participate in the entire HBCU Opera Career Comprehensive program for which I am selected. I understand that LA Opera may wish to verify any and all information provided by me in the above application. I permit any inquiry into facts included in this document and approve of the release of necessary information from any of the institutions and organizations mentioned in this application. I understand that an incomplete or late application will not be considered for a spot in the program. I certify, with my signature below, that the information I have provided is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and understand that providing false information on this application will render me ineligible for this program.