Auditions 2019 Akademie BelCanto - BelCanto Academy ABC

The auditions will take place in Berlin 20 January and Firenze, Monday 21 January. Wien/Vienna t.b.a. There is no more audition scheduled in Barcelona as the collaboration has ended. Up to five scholarships for ABC are available (mostly sponsored by Freundeskreis Rossini in Wildbad e.V.). Participants will take part in courses and have the opportunity to sing in the concerts and operatic productions. Singers who do not want to apply for ABC but audition for certain roles, can ask here for audition, sending some samples of there singing online.

We are looking for singers for the masterclasses and the concerts ROSSINI & CO and the following productions:

Repertory 2019 (with recordings)

Garcia, I TRE GOBBI (S-T-Bar-B) Modern première


Rossini, CORRADINO - BELLEZZA E CUOR DI FERRO (original Rome version) S-Ms-Ca-T-Bar-Bar-B-B) (German première)

Meyerbeer, ROMILDA E COSTANZA (concert) Modern première

Rossini, TANCREDI (well known...)

Please prepare one at least one Belcanto Arie by Rossini,  Mozart, or Baroque, evtl. Donizetti or Bellini. A common ital. Recit (eventually + a french recit).

The selected singers get invitations for the festival including the masterclasses of Akademie BelCanto by Lorenzo Regazzo, Silvia Dalla Benetta, Jochen Schönleber u.a. für das Festival from 11-28 July 2019, rehearsal periods vary.

Please send for your enrolment CV, repertory at least one sample of singing but no files of this, only links, document of payment is required after acceptance.

Enrolment until 18 January (Berlin, Florenz), t.b.a.: Wien

Enrolment fee is  50 Euro, which is at the same time enrolment fee for Akademie BelCanto 2019 (ABC19)

PLEASE add PLACE and NAME to your enrolment and to your money transfer as follows: Betreff/Re: ABC19 PLACE/NAME

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