Marc and Eva Stern SongFest - LA Opera Professional Fellowship 2018

This application closed on Friday March 2, 2018.

The 2018 Marc & Eva Stern SongFest-Los Angeles Opera Fellowship Program will be held from May 12- June 10, 2018.  For the first three weeks, fellows will work with the distinguished SongFest faculty on song.  From June 4-10 the fellows will receive intensive opera training with the LA Opera musical staff and guest artists at LA Opera.  The fellows will receive musical coaching, dramatic acting, professional development (resume, career guidance, etc.). Housing is provided and tuition is covered by SongFest. There is a $25 non-refundable application fee.

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Audition Method

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Maximum number of selections permitted: 6

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Audition Requirements/Selections

Prepare: 3 arias in contrasting styles and languages, (one must be a Mozart Aria) and 3 art songs in contrasting styles and languages.

Number of selections required: 6.
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Payment Details

If paying by check or money order, the $25 payment must be made payable to SongFest and received by the program application deadline. Please send to: SongFest, 6369 Euclid Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45236