Opera Nuova

Opera NUOVA - 2017 Young Artist Program for Collaborative Pianists

This application closed on Tuesday November 15, 2016.


APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

A complete application package for Pianists will include:

  • A fully completed YAP Tracker application form
  • A web resolution headshot with a maximum file size of 2 MB
  • A current one page résumé or CV (Please be sure to list any and all union affiliations.)
  • A 100-word bio for promotional purposes
  • A 250-word statement on why you have chosen NUOVA’s programs

ONE reference is required for a first-time applicant. No new refernece is required for returning participants.  The reference should come from the applicant’s main instructor.

Applicants who are unable to attend a live audition may submit a DVD.

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

 1. The following is to be performed in a collaborative performance WITH A SINGER. Please prepare:

  • 2 contrasting opera arias
  • 1 art-song

2. A short Sight-Reading Excerpt will be provided at the audition.  The pianist should attempt to play the excerpt and sing or speak the cue lines.

Please note: Pianists must provide their own singers.

All applicants will receive written feedback from their audition within one month of the audition date.

Please contact Rebecca Woytiuk at admin@operanuova.ca with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact help@yaptracker.com.

eg. Equity, ACTRA, CFM, etc.
*Please Note: If you are not a Canadian Citizen, in order to be eligible for application you must be presently studying at, or completed studies at, a Canadian university or college.
Applications received after the deadline will be accepted, but an in-person audition is not guaranteed.
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Once you have submitted your application, you will recieve a confirmation email with a link to the reference form which you can forward to your references.
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Number of documents required: 1.
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Why have you selected NUOVA's programs and what are your goals? Number of documents required: 1.
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ONE reference is required for a first-time applicant. No new reference is required for returning participants. The reference should come from the applicant’s main instructor.

Minimum number permitted: 1. Maximum number permitted: 2 Allowed method(s): Online.

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If you are not auditioning in person, please attach your recorded audition here. Maximum number of selections permitted: 3

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Payment Details

**PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL FEES ARE IN CAD**
Payment can be made over the phone by calling the Opera NUOVA Office at 780-487-4844, or online by using our visiting www.operanuova.ca/applications/fee-payment