Encore Young Artist Program
Frequently Asked Questions
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We are currently accepting applications. Recent graduates, current graduate students, and emerging professional musicians are encouraged to apply. Advanced undergraduate students will also be considered.
Applications will be accepted until March 18. 2016, with auditions to follow in early April. To ensure your application is considered, please submit all materials as soon as possible.
Expect to receive notification of your audition status by March 21, 2016.
Singers will be asked to prepare two to three works in contrasting styles (at least one foreign language and one English). One example should include coloratura.
Young Artists will gain invaluable experience as both a choral and solo artist with one of the tristate’s premiere ensemble. For a full list of Young Artists benefits, please see About the Program.
Yes. All Young Artists will receive a stipend for the season, paid in quarterly installments.
Repertoire for the 2015–2016 Season includes
- Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
- Handel: Messiah
- Haydn: Lord Nelson Mass
- Mozart: Coronation Mass
- Mendelssohn: Die Erste Waldpurgisnacht
- Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle
- Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem
Other questions? Write to us at email@example.com or call us at (551) 226-9305