Personal Information First name(s) as shown on passport Surname(s) as it appears on passport Professional name (if different) Voice Type Soprano Mezzo soprano Contralto Counter tenor Tenor Baritone Bass baritone Bass
Applicants must be born between 07/03/1988 and 07/03/1999 Proof of age will be required. Country of birth Nationality Current Singing Teacher Singing Teacher's Email Address If yes, please give details of course title and institution If you have any access requirements, please specify below: Contact Information Address Line 1 Address Line 2 City/State/Province Postcode Country Home phone number Mobile phone number Email address Confirm Email address Recommendations
Please supply two references to support your application*
Gertrude Opera requires that your references are submitted online (PDF upload) and that contact details are included.
Number required: 2
A professional biography*
(PDF or Word Doc., no word limit.)
Number required: 1
Please include a short curriculum vitae or resume*
(PDF or Word Doc.)
Number required: 1
A professional headshot photograph*
(minimum 50mm x 50mm at 300dpi - image file only) Video Recordings
As part of your application you must supply the video recordings of TWO arias selected from the following composers:
Each aria MUST be submitted as a separate video file.
Videos must be clearly labelled with the name of the application and the date of recording.
Arias must be in the original language in which they were written.
Only live piano or orchestral accompaniment is acceptable.
The video must be of excellent techinical quality.
The applicant's face must be clearly visible throughout the recording.
Video recordings must have been made during 2019.
Staged operatic performances are NOT acceptable.
A filmed concert with piano or orchestral accompaniment IS acceptable. Number of selections required: 2 Please list the details of the recordings* Aria 1 Aria 2 Terms and Conditions Release*
The Regional Competition Final and pre-final activity will be filmed by Gertrude Opera, with footage given to Factory Films Ltd, who have been commissioned by the Glyndebourne Opera Cup's official broadcast partner, Sky Arts, to make a dedicated TV series about the Competition. By applying to take part in the Competition, all applicants agree to participate in the filming pre-, during and post- regional final, as well as in any promotional activities concerning the Competition, and accept the terms and conditions of the Gertrude Opera - Glyndebourne Opera Cup media activity.
All applicants must acknowledge and accept that the confirmations in this release declaration shall be given by them for the benefit of Sky Arts and Factory Films Limited, as well as of Glyndebourne and Gertrude Opera. Availability*
I acknowledge that should I be selected as a Finalist, I am available:
to travel to and stay in Melbourne, Australian from Oct 18 - 23, 2019
to travel to and stay in the UK from March 1 - 7, 2020 Payment - Application Fee Amount: $130.00 (AUD)
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