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2018 Audition Dates and Locations

Application Submission Deadline is December 1, 2017. 
Application is required PRIOR to scheduling a live audition or uploading a YouTube audition. ONLY completed YapTracker applications will be processed. 

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Eastman School of Music

University of Rochester

26 Gibbs St. • Rochester, NY 14604

January 4

Washington National Opera

Takoma Park

6925 Willow St NW, Washington, DC 20012

January 7

University of Michigan Ann Arbor       

Macintosh Auditorium at the School of Music

1100 Baits Drive A2 , Ann Arbor, MI 48109

January 20

Westminster Choir College

Hillman Hall

101 Walnut Lane • Princeton, NJ  08540

January 21

Tri-Cities Opera

315 Clinton Street

Binghamton, New York 13905

January 26

Opera America

The National Opera Center

330 Seventh Avenue • New York, NY 10001

February 3

Baldwin Wallace University

275 Eastland Road

Berea, OH 44017

YouTube Video Auditions

Video Submission Deadline is FEBRUARY 3. 
Videos will ONLY be accepted at [email protected] by providing
a YouTube video link. Uploaded yaptracker videos WILL NOT be considered.

General Information
Auditions in each city are limited to 40 applicants.

  • An accompanist is provided for the audition. You may also bring your own accompanist if you prefer.
  • All participants will be notified of their acceptance no later than April 1.

Past audition, advisors have included Gianna Rolandi, Lenore Rosenberg, Robin Thompson, Paul Kilmer, Diane Zola, Kathleen Kelly, Jay Lesenger, John Douglas, Susan Ashbaker, Allison Voth, Sheri Greenawald, Erie Mills, Nicholas Russell, Donald Nally, Matthew Polenzani, and Daniel Beckwith.

Audition Requirements

For CoOPERAtive Fellows 
Four contrasting opera arias. One must be by Mozart

For CoOPERAtive Young Artists
1 German Lied, 1 French Melodie, 1 American Song, 1 Operatic Aria 

For CoOPERAtive Collaborative Pianists
1 Mozart aria with recitative, 1 Bel canto aria, 1 American aria, 1 R. Strauss aria

If you have any questions about your application, please contact Westminster’s Continuing Education Office at 609-924-7416 or e-mail [email protected].