Competition

Repertoire

Which repertoire do you need to prepare for 2017?

You have to prepare five arias from the compulsory repertoire.
In November you will be able to view and download a list with the repertoire 2017 on this page.

Your choice: 3 + 2 = 5

Please prepare 5 arias from the compulsory repertoire as follows:

Chose 3 arias from three different periods

  • Period 1: 1600 - 1750
  • Period 2: 1750 – 1830
  • Period 3: 1830 - early 20th century
  • Period 4: 20th century

PLUS

2 arias from two different operas one of these two may be chosen from operetta.

These 5 arias apply to preliminary round auditions as well as the final round.

The competittion process

During auditions, each contestant performs one or two arias from the submitted repertoire. The first aria may be chosen by the singer, the second one (if requested) will be chosen by the jury.

When auditioning during the final round, up to three arias from the submitted repertoire may be performed. The first piece will be chosen by the singer, the other arias by the jury.

During the semi-final, one aria from the submitted repertoire will be performed (chosen by the jury).

During the final, two arias from the submitted repertoire will be performed (chosen by the jury).

Frequently Asked Questions

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