Opera NEO

Opera NEO Vocal Competition 2020

This application closed on Monday April 20, 2020.

The Opera NEO 2020 Vocal Competition has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and current local regulation.  All application fees have been refunded. We hope you will apply again next year!

Please contact Peter Kozma at admin@operaneo.com with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact help@yaptracker.com.


Education 1


(country code if outside US) XXX-XXX-XXXX


- One aria must be by W. A. Mozart and another aria must be by G. F. Handel. There are no language requirements.
(If you advance to semifinals, you may change your selections in your application up to May 15, 2020 by following this FAQ. No changes are allowed after that date.) Number of selections required: 5.

Selection 1
Selection 2
Selection 3
Selection 4
Selection 5


Please upload a PDF scan of ONE of the following: state issued driver’s license, state ID, birth certificate, or passport.
Contestants must be between the ages of 18 and 35 as of April 20, 2020.
Number of documents required: 1.
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PRELIMINARY ROUND: ALL APPLICANTS must upload video recordings of TWO operatic arias.

(1) One operatic aria must be from the 18th century. (Any language.)
(2) One operatic aria of your choice (Any language, period, and style.)

Professional video recording is not required, however please make sure the quality is good enough to judge your performance. You must be off book. All videos must be in landscape (horizontal) configuration. Number of selections required: 2.

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Please let us know if you will need housing in San Diego if you advance to the semifinals. Number of selections required: 1.

Payment Details

Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.