This year will see the International Otto Edelmann Singing Competition-Vienna take place for the fifth time with the Institute of Voice and Music Theatre at the mdw - University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna as its host. This competition is directed at outstandingly talented opera- and operetta-trained young singers from all over the world.
|1st Prize||€ 5.000,-|
|2nd Prize||€ 3.000,-|
|3rd Prize||€ 1.000,-|
|Prize for the Best Young Talent||€ 3.000,-|
|sponsored by Schloß Schönbrunn Kultur-
|ottoedelmannsociety Audience Prize||€ 2.000,-|
|sponsored by HYPO Landesbank Vorarlberg|
|HERMANN LEOPOLDI MUSICPRIZE||€ 1.500,-|
sponsored by Seefestspiele Mörbisch
|JÜRGEN E. SCHMIDT Specialprize
(selected by KS Robert Holl)
Institute of Voice and Music Theatre
(firstname.lastname@example.org, +43 1 711 55 2701)
Penzinger Straße 7, 1140 Wien
Submission deadline for application materials:
22 October 2017
Application fee: € 80,-
Deadline for arrival of fee payment:
25 October 2017
Samantha Farber, Managing Director sonoartists
Dominique Meyer, director of the Wiener Staatsoper
Birgit Meyer, director of the Cologne Opera
Esther Schollum, proprietor of the opera and concert agency Esther Schollum Artists' Management
Erich Seitter, proprietor of the singers' agency Bühnenvermittlung Erich Seitter until 2008, artistic consultant at various opera houses
The application process begins on the
27th of February 2017.
Onsite registration 7 November 2017
|Round 1 with piano||8/9 November 2017|
|Round 2 with piano||10 November 2017|
|Final round with orchestra||12 November 2017|
All rounds will take place at the Schönbrunn Palace Theatre (Schlosstheater Schönbrunn).
Singers must have been born after 1 January 1987.
Enclosed you can find the obligatory aria list's.