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Competition Advice from Jamie Barton

2015 Richard Tucker Award-winner Jamie Barton is no stranger to singing competitions! The winner of the  2007 Met Opera National Council Auditions and 2013 Cardiff Singer of the World, Jamie shares some advice on how to succeed in your next competition…even if it’s televised!

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Juilliard Master Class with Stephanie Blythe

Stephanie Blythe talks about making music more than “pretty.” Matthew Swensen, tenor and Katelan Terrell, piano perform “The Lake Isle of Innisfree” by Ben Moore during Juilliard’s Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts master class.

Stephanie Blythe is the winner of the 1999 Richard Tucker Award and will appear on the 2018 Gala on October 21 at Carnegie Hall.


5 Performance Tips from Michael Fabiano

Just in time for audition season, 2014 Richard Tucker Award-winner Micahel Fabiano shares 5 tips for improving your performance! You can see these pointers in action when Micahel performs at our gala on October 21, 2018 at Carnegie Hall.

News | 13 August 2018

500 Classical Works You Need to Know

Composer Benjamin C.S. Boyle, the winner of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) 2018 Art Song Composition Award, compiled this list of 500 works that “one must be intimately familiar with to become a complete and knowledgeable musician.” How many of these pieces do you know?

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Words of Wisdom from Renée Fleming

Renée Fleming (1990 Richard Tucker Award-winner) shares her #1 piece of advice to young singers who want to make it in the opera world.

Catch more words of wisdom from the star soprano, check out her full interview with WFMT here.

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