The Sarah and Ernest Butler Opera Center at the University of Texas, the Central Texas Philharmonic and Austin Opera unite to award over $30,000 in prize money. Awards are earned through a May 28 concert with the Central Texas Philharmonic at Bates Recital Hall on the campus of UT Austin. An international panel of judges will select the winners. Every finalist will receive a $1,000 award.
The top cash prizes in 2022 are $10,000 1st prize, $6,000 2nd prize, $4,000 3rd prize, and $2,500 for superlative vocal artistry in honor of soprano Kerry French McKechnie.
Applicants should be between 22-35 years old at the time of submission. Previous winners may not re-enter the competition. All participants must be available for Festival dates in Austin, Texas. Applicants are responsible for obtaining proper US visas, travel and lodging.
Applications are being processed through YapTracker.com.
Appl fee: $25
Deadline: Feb 1, 2022.... Read More