Auditions for singers


The postponed 2020 edition of the International Opera Studio "Silvio Varviso"  will feature the winners of the 2020 auditions in the production of Barbiere di Siviglia, to be held at the 2021 Ticino Musica Festival.

 

Opera studio "Silvio Varviso" 2022

Applications will be open between 15 October 2021 and 15 January 2022
Rehearsals and performances: 20 June - 30 July 2022
Opera Studio Auditions for singers

Il Barbiere di Siviglia, by Gioachino Rossini

  • Figaro, baritono
  • Don Bartolo, baritono
  • Conte d’Almaviva, tenore
  • Rosina, mezzosoprano/contralto
  • Basilio, basso
  • Berta, soprano
  • minor roles, 1 baritono

The postponed 2020 edition of the International Opera studio "Silvio Varviso"  will feature the winners of the 2020 auditions in the production of Barbiere di Siviglia, to be held at the 2021 Ticino Musica Festival.

Umberto Finazzi, Musical Director “Silvio Varviso” international Opera Studio
Daniele Piscopo, stage director
Gabor Meszaros, Artistic Director Ticino Musica

Conservatorio della Svizzera italiana
V
ia Soldino 9, Lugano

Applications will be open between 15 October 2021 and 15 January 2022
Rehearsals and performances: 20 June - 30 July 2022

Singers from all nationalities are admissible. Age limit: 35 years. The jury may decide on exceptions of small entity. Selected candidates that participate in the Opera Studio and respect its terms and conditions will be awarded a scholarship of CHF 1500.—.

How to apply

In order to apply, please fill the application form (available from 15 October 2021), to which the following documents should be attached: copy of your ID or passport, cv, artistic picture, recording (audio or video) of audition material (see above).

 

Opera Studio’s terms and conditions
Application form

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