Work with a true master: RAINA KABAIVANSKA, September 2019

NEW BULGARIAN UNIVERSITY | XIX International RAINA KABAIVANSKA MASTERCLASS | Sofia 11.09. - 28.09.2019 | AUDITION 10.09., Sofia opera and ballet | GALA 29.09. | Registration In her Master Class Raina Kabaivanska will work on improving the participants vocal technique and interpretation of pieces chosen by themselves. Eligible Applicants: professional musicians or current students in Academy / Higher Institution of Music up to 32 years old. Each applicant should choose and prepare five arias for the audition. The most successful participants in the Master class will receive scholarships from the Raina Kabaivanska Fund at New Bulgarian University for training in Italy.

Published Mon May 20, 2019
Last call to opera singers and conductors: Figaro Opera Society 2019

The last call for Masterclass and Opera studio La Traviata in Venice 2019 for Opera Singers and Conductors International workshop for Opera Singers, teachers from Conservatory of Verona, La Scala Theatre, University of Zagreb. We guarantee performances with Orchestra, costumes, rehearsals with professional Orchestra, 8 Individual lessons, Renowned Lectures, 2 practice classroom every day, Italian language group lessons, accommodation, transfer from the airport and the most beautiful city of the world to spend your time: Venice (IT). Ramon Vargas - Barbara Frittoli Gianmaria Aliverta - Lia Lantieri Dunja Vejzovic - Marco Borroni Still available 4 Scholarships for International and Eu participants; 2 Assistant Conductors Positions of the production. DEADLINE 25 May 2019

Published Sat May 18, 2019
London Bel Canto Festival 2019: Deadline Extended!

Application deadlines extended! Scholarships are still available for certain voices! Individual study with international superstars tenor Bruce Ford and soprano Nelly Miricioiu. We have teachers and coaches from the Royal Opera Covent Garden, Metropolitan Opera, La Scala, La Fenice, Bayreuther Festspiele and more including Harriet Lawson, Roberto Bertuzzi, Gerhard Gall and others. Roles in the concert performance of Bellini’s Beatrice di Tenda are still available. Sessions include singing lessons, repertoire coaching, language coaching, performance practice, drama, vocal hygiene plus companion subjects. We will be at the Royal Academy of Music in central London, the most exciting city in Europe. Apply now while places remain!

Published Fri May 10, 2019
Opernfest Prague 2019: Final Opportunity!

FINAL OPPORTUNITY! Limited space remaining to join Opernfest Prague’s 2019 roster of award winning, international soloists! Program Features Include: Solo Performance with Full Orchestra; Exclusive House Auditions; Individualized Training with a Team from the National Theater Prague. PROFESSIONAL HOUSE CONTRACTS. OFP is the only program of its kind where singers have the potential to be offered house contracts directly from their Fest participation. Multiple contracts and long-term engagements have been awarded to OFP alumni with our collaborating houses. Applications will be reviewed in the order received, and roster invitations will be extended immediately to accepted Fellows. MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE. Visit: for more information.

Published Thu May 9, 2019
Focus on individual growth: The Wesley Balk Opera/Music-Theater Institute 2019

THE WESLEY BALK OPERA/MUSIC-THEATER INSTITUTE is unlike any other professional development program in the country. It builds upon the basic skills of singing, acting, and moving, and unifies these essential musical and theatrical components into integrated performance. Now in its 41st year, the Institute has had a profound impact upon hundreds of diverse participants who have found its unique concepts applicable to all styles of theatrical performance. The intensive three-week session features an outstanding staff of instructors who create a stimulating and challenging environment, providing respectful observation, support, and instruction by focusing on individual growth instead of competition or comparison. WWW.WESLEYBALK.ORG

Published Wed May 8, 2019
Judges announced! Nicola Martinucci International Voice Competition 2019

We're so excited to announce Tenor Vittorio Grigolo as one of the Judge for the Nicola Martinucci Competition. In addition to over $20,000 USD in cash prizes we will have an amazing parterre of Judges. Join us today! Judges: Vittorio Grigolo, Special Guest; Nicola Martinucci, Honorary President; Michel Beaulac, Opera de Montreal; David Bennett, San Diego Opera; Giancarlo Del Monaco, Director; Francesca Condeluci, Columbia Artists - CAMI; Claudio Ferri, Royal Artists Management; Mauro Gabrieli, Teatro Comunale di Bologna; James Meena, Opera Carolina; Aldo Tarabella, Teatro del Giglio di Lucca; Melissa Wegner, Metropolitan Opera New York. Competition will take place in Lucca, Italy at Teatro del Giglio June 25 - 29, 2019. Check for Prizes, info and to apply at:

Published Mon May 6, 2019
Training program, festival and competition in beautiful Setúbal, Portugal: Grand Stage International 2019

Calling all Singers and Collaborative Pianists! GSI Arts Foundation is delighted to announce our upcoming opera Training Program, Festival and Competition in the beautiful city of Setúbal, Portugal from August 5 - 18, 2019! Housing and breakfast included, please inquire about limited scholarships! Our intensive program includes a music staff of world renowned coaches and voice teachers, from the Metropolitan Opera, The Salzburg Mozarteum, Opéra de Paris and St. Petersburg Russia, among others. The program will provide numerous performance opportunities, such as concerts in historical churches of the city, as well as a concert of staged opera scenes. The repertoire for the opera scenes and concerts shall be tailored specifically to suit the talents of our singers.

Published Sat May 4, 2019
Roles still available: Miami Music Festival 2019

Attention singers, Miami Music Festival has the following opening roles for this summer's festival. 
 Le Nozze di Figaro: Bartolo-Session 1, Countess Cover -Session 2, Barbarina- Session 2; Dark Sisters: Presendia, The Prophet/King
; Magic Flute: 1st Spirit- Session 2, 2nd Spirit- Session 1 and 2, Queen of the Night- Session 1, 3rd Lady- Session 2, Monostatos- Session 2, Sarastro- Session 1, Speaker- Session 1 and 2; L'incoronazione di Poppea: Fortuna, Lucano, Valletto
; Armide: Hidraot, Renaud, La Sagesse, Chevalier Danois. Spend your summer in Miami's notorious South-Beach, Perform a role with full orchestra and study with prominent voice faculty, coaches, conductors and directors. Additional performance opportunities in opera scenes programs, aria evenings, musical theatre, and Zarzuela.

Published Thu May 2, 2019
Study with Frittoli, Beczala and Garanca: The Premiere Opera Vocal Arts Institute 2019

Deadline EXTENDED! Major SCHOLARSHIPS still available! Want to study with superstar soprano BARBARA FRITTOLI? Want to study with the teacher of stars, Piotr BECZALA, and Elina GARANCA? Well, you can, with us! 4 weeks of intensive operatic training with voice teachers and coaches from the young artists programs of the METROPOLITAN OPERA, TEATRO ALLA SCALA, and MOZARTEUM SALZBURG, plus BARBARA FRITTOLI, more incredible special guests, career consultants, Italian language study, as well as tourism, and beaches in the heart of the spectacular Puglia region of Italy. Final deadline to APPLY is MAY 25th! Act Now.

Published Tue Apr 30, 2019
Deadline May 1: 2019 summer intensive at ATsinging (Alexander Technique & Singing)

Deadline May 1! There's no fee to apply, an experience pianist is provided at live auditions, and you may send videos as well. Is there a difference between what you know you're capable of and what you do in performance? Do you know that you could sing more freely, easily, and beautifully, but old habits keep getting in the way? Would you like a more accurate anatomical understanding of your own body and how it works when you sing, breathe, stand, and walk? Are you looking for a training program that provides the kind of daily private instruction that seems like a hallmark of the great singers of the past? Interested in the Alexander Technique but never had the time or money to study? The summer intensive at ATsinging (Alexander Technique & Singing) was designed for you. For the price of one credit at most universities, come see how AT can help you gain conscious control of your voice and artistry. Apply today!

Published Sun Apr 28, 2019