Opera Columbus

Opera Columbus Cooper-Bing International Vocal Competition 2021

This application closed on Wednesday February 24, 2021.

For complete guidelines please visit: https://www.operacolumbus.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/2021-Cooper-Bing-Competition-Application.pdf

Please contact Melissa Belman at cooperbing@operacolumbus.org with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact help@yaptracker.com.

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Number of selections required: 2.
Selection 1
Selection 2

Your recording should include two contrasting arias from opera and/or operetta. Applicants may include no more than one aria translated from the original language, and only if it is a piece that is commonly sung in translation. All selections must include accompaniment. DO NOT include additional selections or audio only recordings. Label the recording with aria title and competition year (2021). Do not include your name in the recording title or within the video to maintain a fair and anonymous audition process. Number of selections required: 2.

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Number of documents required: 1.
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Please include a performing resume should include complete roles you have prepared, with whom it was performed, awards and grants, musical training and degrees, current and former voice teachers, and any other relevant professional experience. Maximum one page.
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Please upload a photocopy of either a government-issued ID, such as driver’s license or state ID card (must include date of birth) or your birth certificate. (Required for age verification) Number of documents required: 1.
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I hereby certify that I have read the restrictions and requirements to compete in the Cooper-Bing Competition and do not violate any of the competition rules.

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Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.