Teatro Grattacielo and Camerata Bardi Vocal Academ

Competition
New York City, NY USA
Competition
08/20/2020 deadline


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)

Repertoire guidelines:

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.

Application fee

A non-refundable application fee of $30.00 US must accompany the application. No video will be accepted until the fee is received.

Required material:

Application completed

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

PLEASE TAKE A MINUTE TO READ OUR VIDEO SHOOTING GUIDELINES

Jury:

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:

Questions regarding the Competition may be addressed to : Stefanos Koroneos, Artistic Director Teatro Grattacielo and Camerata Bardi Vocal Academy at: teatrograttacielo@yahoo.com

For more information go to: https://cameratabardi.org/en/giovanni-consiglio-competition/