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Competitions 2016: (AT) 7th International Singing Competition for Baroque Opera Pietro Antonio Cesti (21-28 Aug 2016)(Application Deadline: 15 May 2016)

Contributed by admin on Feb 12, 2016

Location: Innsbruch Austria

"“The International Singing Competition for Baroque Opera Pietro Antonio Cesti” will take place in Innsbruck for the seventh time. Named after the Italian composer Pietro Antonio Cesti, who turned Innsbruck into a centre for the Italian opera north of the Alps in the mid-17th century, young singers from all over the world with a special talent and training will compete in the varied field that is the baroque opera for participation in the final concert on 26.08.2016.  ...

Special prizes will be awarded with view to the BAROQUE OPERA:YOUNG production by the Innsbruck Festival to take place the following year, with the special prize winners performing. "

Visit the Innsbruch Festival of Early Music website for more information and of details of the application process. Please note the deadline date of 15 May 2016 for applications.