Prizes and awards

Work with seasoned professionals.

Members of the Central Texas Philharmonic

Members of the Central Texas Philharmonic

“The Central Texas Philharmonic and Butler Opera International are eager to meet and make music with this year’s finalists! Our shared passion for operatic music and professional development are synthesized in a most meaningful collaboration, providing experiences and resources for emerging opera singers to be successful.” - Maestro Stefan Sanders


International Recognition.

Professional grade video recording with the Central Texas Philharmonic. 

Recital and concert opportunities.

Over $15,000 USD in cash prizes.

 Participate in masterclasses with renowned musicians and the University of Texas at Austin School of Music Faculty.

Meet Austin Opera management for a Q&A session.

Participate in a week-long opera festival.