LYRA NEW YORK
International Vocal Competition
Online and Live
June 25, 2019.
Submit materials on or before December 15, 2019.
The minimum age is 18.
There is no age limit.
This is an international competition. Please note that passports and visas for entry to the US and for the legal right to accept prize monies and contracts in the US are the sole responsibility of the applicants.
Semi Finalists and Finalists
New York City.
Finalists Evening Event is ticketed and open to the public.
Thank you you for such a great experience! It was a pleasure to sing last week and meet everyone. Thanks again, and I hope we cross paths again soon! --- Samina Aslam,
Second Place Winner, Opera Division 2017
Thank you so much for hosting the Competition last week [December 12, 2016], you really did a marvelous job, and everything went beautifully and smoothly which rarely happens. --- Veronica Bell,
Finalist Oratorio Division, 2016
Adjudicators have included manager Peter Randsman, renowned voice teacher Arthur Levy, international conductor Daniel Beckwith, well-known stage director Marc Verzatt, New York conductor and coach Elizabeth Hastings, Mississippi Opera conductor Richard Nechamkin, manager Pamela Curzon, and New York voice teacher and stage director Judith Fredricks
Lyra New York's Artistic Director is dramatic coloratura soprano Zoe Vandermeer.