Open Classes 18 Years and Over

Class

Entry Fee

345
Aria Heats (Please see rules)
$20
346
Aria Finals (If selected)
NC
330
Baroque Classical Aria (eg Handel, Scarlatti, Lotti)
$10
331* Maori Song – must be sung in Maori with piano or solo instrument backing. $10
(Unaccompanied singing acceptable.)
Maori Song competitors must not have won First Prize in this class previously.
332 Solo Own Selection (not an Operatic Aria) $10
333
Oratorio or Sacred Solo
$10
334*
Lieder Own Selection
$10
For Voice and Piano. To be sung in original language.
335
Folk or Traditional
$10
336*
20th Century Art Song (in Original Language)
$10
337
Vocal Duet
$10

Regional Awards

The highest REGIONAL AWARD aggregate scorer (from Classes 345, 334 & 336) not in the NEW ZEALAND ARIA FINAL, will be invited to perform their Aria with The AUCKLAND PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA as a guest singer on FINALS NIGHT.

* If you are a singer permanently resident in the Bay of Plenty, Taupo or Waikato regions, you are eligible to win additional prize money in these sections:

Class 331: Maori Song
Class 334: Lieder Own Selection
Class 336: 20th Century Art Song

 

Please consider entering online for this years NZ Aria competition. follow these simple directions