ABOUT THE PROJECT Big Opera 2019

On the 15th of May applications for the participation in the preliminary selection of the "Big Opera 2019" project were opened. The final date of application submition will be on September 10th, 2019. Based on the videos sent, the Organizing Committee of the project selects applicants to participate in audition.

Professional singers – students and graduates of the conservatory and the music universities and academias, interns and young soloists of music theatres – can take part in the "Big Opera" project. Auditions will take place in person in Moscow, in October, 2019.

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FILL OUT AN APPLICATION FORM FOR PARTICIPATION

To participate in the audition, applicants should complete the form by September 10th, 2019, which contains the following information:

• а creative biography of a participant with information about education;
• Photo of the participant (file must be named after the applicant's name; 300 dpi resolution);
• Video (links) performance of at least 2 works (aria from foreign opera in the original language and aria from the Russian opera);
• Address, phone/fax, e-mail of the participant.

Attention! All videos must be strictly provided as YouTube links. Links from the other social networks are NOT ACCEPTED.

The participant's questionnaire must be filled out on the website of the Russia-Culture TV channel or sent by email to the Organizing Committee bigopera@tv-culture.ru

Please note that the Organizing Committee considers only correctly and fully completed applications submitted on time and in the form specified in this regulation.

MUSIC PROGRAM OF THE CASTING

At the Casting of the "Big Opera" project, the applicants, who have been selected by video recordings, must perform two arias of their own choicely heart: from Russian opera and Western European opera, in the language of the original. All applicants must have their own music material. Performances are accompanied by a piano. The applicant can be with his accompanist, in case of his absence the accompanist is provided by the Organizing Committee of the project.

FINANCIAL CONDITIONS

Non-resident applicants participating in the Pre-selection (casting) pay by themselves the costs of travel and accommodation.

During the broadcast process of the Main Competition, the Organizing Committee takes over the payment of the cost of travel and accommodation for non-resident participants.

ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS

The Organizing Committee reserves the rights to use all photos, videos and text information provided by the participants and to provide them at the request of the media.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Email address to contact the Organizing Committee of the project: bigopera@tv-culture.ru

Organizing Committee Telephone: 7 (963) 605-08-15