Alfredo Silipigni Vocal Competition 2017

Posted: January 1, 2017

First Prize $3,000
Second Prize $2,000
Third Prize $1,000

NON REFUNDABLE APPLICATION FEE $55
To be mailed in with the application request form before an audition time will be assigned

Mail to:
Mr. Edward Perretti, Executive Director
New Jersey State Opera
540 15th Avenue
Paterson, New Jersey 07504

All applicants must also bring two b/w head shot photos and a brief bio (in triplicate). Include name, address, phone number(s), email address and vocal classification. Open to ages 18-35.

NEW YORK CITY
Saturday, February 25

10 AM - 6 PM
Nola Rehearsal Studios
Studio "A" - 11th Floor
250 W. 54th Street
New York, NY

NEW JERSEY
Saturday, March 4

11 AM - 5:30 PM
Site TBA
Clifton, NJ

SEMI-FINALS
Saturday, March 25

Site TBA
Clifton, NJ

FINALS
Saturday, April 29

Van Vleck Mansion and Gardens
Upper Montclair, New Jersey
4:00 PM
Open To The Public

FOR THE AUDITIONS
Contestants must bring with them a list of five (5) arias that they have prepared. Their first selection will be of their choice from the list provided. If a second aria is requested, it will be chosen, from the list, by the judges. You may bring your own accompanist or one will be provided for you by the NJSO at an additional fee of $15.00 (payable, in cash, on the date of the audition).

N.B. All winners must be available to sing at two gala concerts as a condition of receiving the prize money of the competition. Dates TBA.

To receive all rules; regulations; and an audition time and application form (please state New York or New Jersey audition) email edperretti@aol.com.

Mr. Perretti is Executive Director of the New Jersey State Opera.