Pittsburgh Festival Opera

Young Professional Artists Program 2019

This application closed on Friday December 14, 2018.

Information regarding Pittsburgh Festival Opera's 2019 Summer Season and the program can be found here: 


Please contact Lindsay Lehman at llehman@pittsburghfestivalopera.org with any questions regarding this application. For technical help, please contact help@yaptracker.com.

Personal Information

Read more here: http://pittsburghfestivalopera.org/artist-info/mastersinger Maximum number of selections permitted: 1
The program is not limited to citizens of the United States, but Pittsburgh Festival Opera cannot process visas for foreign students and will require evidence of legal eligibility to participate.

Contact Information

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Education and Training

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Additional Information

List concert, art song, and operatic repertoire by category and then chronologically. Maximum number of documents permitted: 1
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Audition Information

Please note that additional audition dates and/or times may become available at a later date.

Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, December 1st: University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Denton, TX
Saturday, December 1st: University of North Texas, Denton, TX

Memphis, TN

Saturday, December 8th, 9:00am-1:30pm: Harris Concert Hall, Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music, University of Memphis, 3775 Centural Avenue, Memphis TN

New York City, NY

Sunday, December 9th, 2:30pm-8:30pm, December 10th, 10am-6pm, December 11th, 10am-6pm, December 12th, 10am-6pm: OPERA America, 330 7th Avenue, New York, NY

Boston, MA

Friday, December 7th: Room 118, Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory, 290 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115

Pittsburgh, PA

December 14th, 3:00pm-9:00pm, Alumni Concert Hall, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA: by appointment
Note: You must provide your own pianist for an audition by appointment. Suggestions are available upon request.

Recorded Audition

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Singers: Please list three arias (at least one in English) that you are planning to sing at your audition or plan to upload below (recorded auditions only). If changes are made between the time of your application and your audition, please bring an updated repertoire list to your audition. Pianists: Please list two opera accompaniments and one performance piece that you are planning to play.  Stage Directors: Please skip this section. We will contact you to schedule a personal interview. Maximum number of selections permitted: 3
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All auditions will be Video Recorded. Recordings will be used for Pittsburgh Festival Opera for casting decisions only.

Recorded Auditions Upload

Not required for those going to a live audition

Please upload 3 contrasting arias, one of which must be in English. Maximum number of selections permitted: 3

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Payment Details

Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.