Auditions Plus

Auditions Plus

Auditions Plus is a resource for all types and levels of singers and voice teachers. Search 1000’s of auditions and competition listings, Young Artist Programs, Summer Programs, and Singer or Teacher Profiles.   Auditions Plus will use a variety of authors and contributors from the singing and business world to give a variety of voices to important, pertinent, and timely issues facing singers.  


Being Human

By Christina Hourihan, a member of JACOPERA. Follow their regular blog at www.jacopera.com. I sent a text to my JACOPERA counterparts yesterday telling them I wasn’t sure what to write

Discouraged? Go Perform!

By Mark Stoddard, author of Marketing Singers, a business and marketing guidebook written specifically for singers. “I’m discouraged. They told me no.” One of the most common sentences uttered by

What’s a Girl to do? :)

By guest contributors JACOPERA. Follow their regular blog at www.jacopera.com. A fun singer we are crushing on today is Renata Scotto, in the role of Lauretta from Puccini’s Il Tabarro

Are You a True Diva? :)

By guest contributors JACOPERA. Follow their regular blog at www.jacopera.com. 10 ways you know you are being TOO operatic in your everyday life (in which you know you are a

Never Sing For Free

By Mark Stoddard, author of Marketing Singers, a business and marketing guidebook written specifically for singers. No singer ought to be singing for free. I had the chance to help

Dealing with Disappointment

By Jonathan Blalock I can sincerely relate to Joan Rivers right now. In the brilliant documentary, “A Piece of Work,” Joan’s assistant asks her a question about future dates in

Social Media and YOU

By Mark Stoddard *Mark Stoddard will present the Marketing Workshop in New York City on Friday, January 22. Register at www.classicalsinger.com/workshop with the discount code CSWORKSHOP. Now, more than ever,

Tell the Story

By Jonathan Blalock   The following is a transcript of a conversation I had with Joyce DiDonato after her beautiful performance in Great Scott. (Joyce D): Is it true? Is

The Art of Practicing

By Angela Peterson Winter Do you like to practice? Practicing is a discipline that some days will bring me sheer joy and others complete frustration. As a voice teacher and

Musician: The Original Entrepreneur

by Gina Molinari “I don’t even like music that much. I realized one day that I was really good at singing and just decided to see how far I could

From Student to Performer

By Mark Stoddard, author of Marketing Singers, a business and marketing guidebook written specifically for singers. While in Vienna recently I took in an abbreviated performance of Mozart’s Marriage of

Anyone Can Sing

Singing can make you a better, happier human. You can learn to access your deepest emotions and channel them cathartically through your voice. You can have deeply unifying experiences with