2022 Convention

Be Seen. Be Heard. Connect!

CS Vocal Competition • Masterclasses • College Expo

May 27-30, 2022 at the Sheraton Grand Chicago

Sponsored by Appcompanist


$14,000 in Cash Prizes

University Scholarships

500+ Singers

70+ Masterclasses

50+ Schools,

Registration

CS Vocal Competition
In-Person First Round Auditions May 27

Learn More  

Convention Masterclasses
View Schedule

Get an Attendee Pass  
*Parents or accompanying adults must have a Convention Parent Pass to attend classes or other events. Passes are $35 and can be purchased online or at the Convention desk.

 

 

Masterclasses

Sing for faculty and learn from the masters!

Presenters Include:

Nathan

 

(Lyric Theatre @ Illinois)

And other industry professionals:

 

Plus Faculty from Universities, Conservatories, and Colleges

 

  • 50+ classes
  • Friday, May 27  – Monday, May 30
  • To attend a class, you must have a Convention Pass (Attendee or Parent Pass)
  • To sing in a class, you must purchase a Guaranteed-to-Sing Pass for each specific class.
View Schedule and Register to Attend or Sing  
*Parents or accompanying adults must have a Convention Parent Pass to attend classes or other events. Passes are $35 and can be purchased online or at the Convention desk.

CS Vocal Competition

$14,000 in Cash Prizes and Millions in Scholarship Offers

Classical & Musical Theatre Divisions
High School, University, and Emerging Pro Levels

  • First Round
    • Online Submissions through May 1
    • In-Person Auditions May 27-28 (space limited) at the Chicago Sheraton Grand Hotel
  • Second Round
    • Saturday-Sunday, May 28-29 at the Chicago Sheraton Grand Hotel
  • Semifinal and Final Rounds
    • Monday, May 30 at the Chicago Sheraton Grand Hotel
Register  

College Expo Recruiting Fair

Meet with college recruiters and industry professionals!

  • 60+ universities, colleges, conservatories, summer programs, and companies
  • Saturday, May 28 – Sunday, May 29
  • 1:00  – 5:00 pm
View the List of Attending Schools, Programs, and Companies

Visit the Exhibit Hall on the Fourth Floor of the Sheraton Grand Chicago on Saturday, May 28  – Sunday, May 29, 1:00 – 5:00 pm.

Exhibitors

AIMS
AMDA
Appcompanist
Art Songs Transpositions
Baldwin Wallace Cons
Bard College
Boston Cons at Berklee
Boston Univ
Broadway Artists Alliance
Broadway Sessions
Butler Univ
BYU
Carnegie Mellon
Central Michigan Univ
Cincinnati Cons of Music
Cleveland Institute of Music
Columbus State Univ
Converse Univ
DePaul Univ
DePauw Univ
The Juilliard School
Eastman School of Music
Florida State Univ
Furman Univ
Grand Canyon Univ
Houghton College
Illinois Wesleyan Univ
Ithaca College
Lawrence Univ
Longy School
LSU
Mannes New School
NATS
New Amsterdam Opera
New England Conservatory
New World School of the Arts
NY Cons for Dramatic Arts
New York Singing Teachers’
Northwestern Univ
Opera on Tap
Manhattan School of Music
Oberlin Conservatory
Palm Beach Atlantic Univ
Pepperdine Univ
Purchase College
San Francisco Cons
Schmidt Vocal Arts
Sharjah Performing Arts Academy
Temple Univ
Texas Tech Univ
Univ of Illinois
Univ of Alabama
Univ of Houston
Univ of Memphis
Univ of Michigan
Univ of North Texas
Univ of Wisconsin
Vanderbilt Univ
Viterbo Univ
Walnut Hill School

No Registration Necessary to Attend the College Expo

 


 

Friday, May 27

1:30 – 8:00 pm
CS Vocal Competition (First Round)

5:00 – 8:30 pm
Convention Masterclasses

Saturday, May 28

9:30 am – 1:00 pm
CS Vocal Competition (First & Second Round)

10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Convention Masterclasses

1:00 – 5:00 pm
College Expo Recruiting Fair

4:30 – 8:30 pm
CS Vocal Competition (Second Round)

5:00 – 8:30 pm
Convention Masterclasses

Sunday, May 29

9:30 am – 1:00 pm
CS Vocal Competition (Second Round)

10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Convention Masterclasses

1:00 – 5:00 pm
College Expo Recruiting Fair

2:00 – 4:00 pm
High School Showcase

4:30 – 8:30 pm
CS Vocal Competition (Second Round)

5:00 – 8:30 pm
Convention Masterclasses

Monday, May 30

9:30 am – 1:30 pm
CS Vocal Competition (Semifinal Round)

10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Convention Masterclasses

2:30 – 6:00 pm
CS Vocal Competition (Final Round)

7:30 – 9:00 pm
Awards Concert

Meet us in Chicago!

Hotel Details

CS Music will follow local COVID guidelines as outlined by city and state officials.

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