The Giovanni Consiglio international competition will be done in two rounds.
In the first round you will submit a video with two Arias (or one Aria and one song) of your choice.
In the second round eight finalists will submit a second video with an aria chosen by the jury. Our jury will be comprised by estimated international opera singers, agents and casting directors (please see list below).
Rules and restrictions:
Citizenship: No Citizenship limits.
Applications must be received no later than August 20, 2020.
Age limit: 40 years old (contestants born after 01/01/80)
FIRST ROUND: For the first round you must submit two Arias or one Aria and one Song of your choice. At least one of your pieces must be in Italian language. Between September 5-10, 2020 the jury will hear all video submissions and will choose 8 finalists. Chosen singers will be notified by email on September 11, 2020.
SECOND ROUND: The eight finalist will be asked to submit a second video from the list of arias submitted on the Application. Videos must be submitted no later than September 20, 2020. Winners will be announced on September 23, 2020. Every finalist will receive $100 to pay for his video expenses.
A non-refundable application fee of $30.00 US must accompany the application. No video will be accepted until the fee is received.
Current Bio, one page in Word or txt.
Video. You will email us your videos via WeTransfer, Dropbox or YouTube unlisted link.
Proof of online payment
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Fabio Armiliato, Tenor, Metropolitan Opera , Teatro Alla Scala
Kostis Protopapas, Conductor, Artistic Director Opera Santa Barbara
Lewis Ehlers, Agent, Robert Lombardo and Associates, NY
Ken Benson, Agent, Ken Benson Artists, NY
Stefanos Koroneos, Baritone, Artistic Director Teatro Grattacielo and Camerata Bardi Vocal Academy
Joseph Rescigno, world renown conductor
Israel Gursky, Conductor, Music Director Teatro Grattacielo and Theater Bremen, Operalia
Jorge Parodi, Conductor, Music Director Opera in Williamsburg, Director of Senior Opera Theater Manhattan School of Music
Filippo Ciabatti, Conductor, Music Director Dartmouth Symphony Orchestra
Paola Antonucci, Soprano, Teatro Regio di Torino, Teatro Reggio di Parma
Arthur Levy, voice teacher Mannes School of Music
Francesco Anile, Tenor, Metropolitan Opera , Teatro Alla Scala
Questions regarding the Competition may be addressed to : Stefanos Koroneos, Artistic Director Teatro Grattacielo and Camerata Bardi Vocal Academy at: email@example.com
For more information go to: https://cameratabardi.org/en/giovanni-consiglio-competition/