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Extended applications deadline: March 25, 2020
Moscow applications deadline: March 25, 2020
Applicants are required to upload documents through our YAP Tracker online application.
The documents are:
Two MP3 files of two arias contrasting arias in two different languages and style
One-page statement to express your expectations as a participant in a training program and your personal goals for study and development in a country like China and in such a different culture from your own.
Headshot – the photo must be high resolution and no less than 1 MB in file size.
VERY IMPORTANT REMINDER: The documents must be LABELED with your name and item description.
Not properly labeling your files could result in the misplacement of your materials and delay in processing your application.
Upon review of completed applications, applicants will be notified of their status for live auditions within one week after
the application deadlines close.
Live Audition Repertoire
Candidates must prepare:
Three arias in contrasting language and style
Two art songs, one in your native language, one in a foreign language
Audition Cities (Please see updated audition dates in green)
April 11, Houston, TX
April 13, 2020, New York, NY (New York audition has moved from March 28 to April 13, 2020)
April 18, 2020, Moscow, Russia (Application deadline March 25)
April 24, 2020, Berlin, Germany (Berlin audition has moved from April 4 to April 24, 2020)
April 27, 2020, Bologna, Italy (Bologna audition has moved from April 3 to April 27, 2020)
TBA: Santiago, Chile