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Oct 22, 2023 |
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Call for Student Participants for NOA Masterclass with Jake Heggie

Jake Heggie, photo credit James Niebuhr
We have an exciting opportunity for student performers to participate in our annual NOA Conference Masterclass with renowned composer, Jake Heggie, on his own operatic arias and art songs. Singers wishing to participate in this masterclass should apply by November 17 to be considered!
To Apply

Singers wishing to be considered for this masterclass must complete and submit the online form, to include a video of themselves singing the aria or art song composed by Heggie that they propose to sing in the class. Pre-recorded or live accompaniment may be used in the video submission. Please select “unlisted” on your YouTube video, and then provide the active link on your application form.

Applicants must be students of an NOA member (e.g. voice teacher, stage director, vocal coach who is a member) or be enrolled at a member NOA institution. 

The masterclass will be held from 4:00-5:30pm on January 4, 2024, in Tempe, AZ. Participants must be physically present to sing live (no remote participation is possible).

Applications must be received by 5:00pm (EST) on November 17, 2023. No incomplete applications will be accepted. Selected participants will be notified via e-mail on December 1, 2023, by 5:00pm (EST). All selected participants must confirm their participation via e-mail to Dr. Joshua May, chair of the student programming committee, by December 8, 2023, and will be required to fully register for the conference.  Pianists will be provided by NOA for this masterclass if needed.

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