27 Years Celebrating 1994-2021
2020/2021 Opera Auditions & Musical Theater Auditions will be held online due the COVID-19 restrictions
Auditions for Singers, Ensemble, Chorus, Apprentices, Pianists, Conductors and Instrumentalists are required. Live auditions or audition tapes (recorded in the last year) will be accepted for review. Audition fee is $ 40.00 (non-refundable), payable at the time of audition or enclosed with audition material.
ONLINE AUDITIONS: To reserve your audition slot: Click this link to complete the application form online. Follow the guidelines and give us some details about roles you are interested in. Pay the application fee. We will reply with a link with our availabilities. You just have to click on it and pick the time that works best for you. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. Reserve Now
PRE-RECORDED AUDITION: (Suggested) submit electronically your arias or pieces via YouTube, Vimeo, mp4, etc. etc.
CD AUDITION: If you prefer instead to send a tape or CD please find below a checklist for all necessary application materials:
1) Head Shot
3) Repertoire List
4) Audition fee ($40). Please pay it online now.
5) Audition tape, CD, or a YouTube link.
Please note that incomplete applications will not be reviewed
No later than 15 days after you sent your material, we will notify you about your acceptance. Whether you have a live audition appointment or will send in a recording, don’t forget to fill out the Online Application Form.
Send tapes, rèsumè and all your material at the address below:
International Lyric Academy in Italy
PO Box 65501
West Des Moines IA – 50265
Cell. Ph. +1 323 595 0890
Singers: Two Italian arias or art songs One piece must be sung in Italian; a second piece in italian or in another language of your choise.
Pianists: A solo work demonstrating your technical and musical development or a collaborative performance with a singer (operatic aria or art song)
Conductors: Videos of your conducting work including:
1) One Symphonic work or excerpt / movement (if no symphonic work choose one opera example)
2) One operatic work or excerpt / scene (if no operatic work choose one symphonic example)
Orchestra Professors: Please include 2 unaccompanied or accompanied pieces of your choice that best showcase your talents and abilities. We strongly encourage chamber ensembles to apply as a group to be featured in concert performances throughout Veneto.
For application materials and general information, please consult our website or contact us.