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Applicants should be between 22-35 years old at the time of submission. Previous winners may not re-enter the competition.
$75 in US Dollars, check or Money Order mailed to:
c/o Tony Zapata
UT Butler School of Music
2406 Robert Dedman Drive #E3100
Austin, TX 78712
Checks should be made payable to the UT Butler School of Music.
Payment with credit card are accepted.
Applicants are responsible for attaining US Visa, travel and lodging.
March 1st, 2019
All decisions will be made by the materials the applicants have submitted.
Semi-finals and finals
Semi-finals will be judged by Butler School of Music faculty. The finals will be judged by a nationally-recognized conductor, a stage director, and a vocal professional.
Submit four arias in three contrasting languages. Past concert repertoire has included:
La fleur que tu m'avais jetée from Carmen
Song of the Golden Calf from Faust
Surta é la notte and Ernani! Involami! from Ernani
Lenksy’s Aria from Eugene Onegin
For the 2019 season, we will be exploring German repertoire in collaboration with the Houston Saengerbund.
Semi-finalists will be announced March 15th, 2019.
Finalists will be announced on March 30th.
Finalists arrival date August 25th, 2019.
Rehearsals and program dates August 25th through September 2nd, 2019.
The concert will be held on September 1st at 4 pm followed by a reception.