The Centre for Opera Studies in Italy

Application 2013

This application closed on Monday December 31, 2012.

Please review ALL applicable deadlines and fees.

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Personal Information

Please indicate which program you would like to apply for.

Contact Information

The address listed below should be valid until June 2013


Education 1
Education 2
Education 3
Please list languages studied, indicating the number of years for each one

Artist Information

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See the opportunity listing for applicable dates.
Opera Ensemble:
Three Italian operatic arias, one of which must be by Mozart or his contemporaries and one aria with recitative. One Italian art song may be substituted for an aria.
Opera Studio: Three operatic arias, one aria must be in Italian and one art song may be substituted for an aria.
Singers are required to provide their own accompanist.

One movement of a piano sonata by Beethoven, Haydn, or Mozart, or a solo work which is representative of middle- or late- Romantic style, and two opera arias, in a collaborative performance with a singer provided by you. Maximum number of selections permitted: 3
Selection 1
Selection 2
Selection 3
Long distance applicants only
Singers are strongly encouraged to do a live audition. You may submit a video (DVD) recording if you live more than 450 km (250 miles) from the audition site and are not performing a live audition. Maximum number of selections permitted: 3
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Maximum number of selections permitted: 3

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Please include phone number and e-mail address
Include a written proposal of 100-250 words, indicating what you hope to achieve as a participant of the Independent Study Program. Please discuss areas in which you would specifically like to focus, whether it be a role study, any technical issues, or other specific opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Payment Details

Please note: Applications which are not accompanied by the required fee will not be considered.

Application Fees:
$85 before Oct 15th
$95 Oct 15-Nov 30th
$125 after Dec 1st (though applicants are strongly encouraged to apply prior to Dec. 1st, live auditions in Toronto, recorded submissions and SM applications will be considered on a case by case basis after Dec. 1st)

Only online payments via credit card are accepted for applications at this time.
Please note: all application fees are non-refundable.