Silvio Varviso International Opera Studio

Summer Program

Lugano, CHE
Summer Program
Deadline: 01/15/2022
Fee: $775.00


Classical/OperaEmerging ProLeadVoicePay to Sing


The Silvio Varviso International Opera Studio is an integral part of the educational and executive programme of our classical music festival in southern Switzerland. The objective is to give young singers the opportunity to study and interpret a specific Opera, so that they can test their abilities as performers and put into play their musical talent.

Age limit: 35 years of age. The jury reserves the right to make small exceptions.

Opera studio "Silvio Varviso" 2022

La Cenerentola

di Gioachino Rossini

Applications will be open between 15 October 2021 and 15 January 2022

Rehearsals and performances: 20 June - 30 July 2022

Programme of the auditions

Video audition: 1 aria from La Cenerentola and 1 aria by Rossini of free choice

Life auditions: one concertato piece, 1 recitativo secco of free choice from La Cenerentola

*Video audition for the role of Tisbe: 2 arias by Rossini of free choice

In order to apply, please fill the application form (available from 15 October), to which the following documents should be linked to:


artistic picture

recording (audio or video) of audition material (see above).

Application fee of CHF 40.- to be paid via credit card when filling the application form. The fee will not be refunded in case of withdrawal.

Application deadline: 15 January 2022

edit listing