Just one month until the final deadline! The JTVA Vocal Competition welcomes exceptional singing in genres from opera, oratorio and art songs, to jazz, musical theater and cabaret standards. There are no specific age, education or residency requirements. Two levels of competition based on vocal experience are offered and ALL finalists receive a cash award. Awards total nearly $20,000 and the grand prize winner will be offered an opportunity to perform with the Oakland East Bay Symphony under music director Michael Morgan. Applications will be accepted only until February 24, 2015.