Collegium Vocale Gent is organising auditions for excellent choral singers and young soloists born after 1980, with an interest in all voice types, with a high grade of musicality, flexibility and experience in ensemble singing. Our main focus is the Romantic repertoire, but singers interested in our polyphony, baroque and contemporary projects are also welcome.
The audition dates & cities for autumn 2019 :
♦ 22nd-23rd-24th October: Berlin (DE): choral singers > CLOSED
Venue: Kirche am Lietzensee, Herbartstrasse 4-6, 14057 Berlin Charlottenburg
♦ 4th-5th November (10h00-18h00): Köln (DE): young soloists > CLOSED
Venue: Zamus Zentrum für Alte Musik Köln, Heliosstrasse 15, 50825 Köln
♦ 10th-11th-12th December: Brussels (BE): young soloists & choral singers > CLOSED
Venue: La Monnaie/ De Munt (Salle Fiocco), Leopoldstraat 23 B, 1000 Brussels
They will be judged by Dominique Verkinderen and Matthias Lutze .
Applicants are requested to send the following information and material to Dominique Verkinderen at the latest one month before the planned audition. Applications for young soloists (Köln) should reach us at the latest by 15th October.
∇ Choral singers [Berlin / Brussels]
You will be required to prepare:
∇ Young soloists [Köln / Brussels]
You will be requiered to prepare:
Please note: Piano A = 440 but transposition to 415 is possible
Readable and well organised scores must be sent by normal, unregistered post at least 3 weeks before the auditions to the accompanist:
Professor Jonathan Alder | Stubenrauchstraße 4, 12161 Berlin | Germany
Please write on the scores whether you want 415/440 Hz
Dominique Verkinderen – casting and auditions
Collegium Vocale Gent | Drongenhof 42, B-9000 Gent | Belgium | t +329 265 90 54| m +32 475 97 67 97