Ottawa Choral Society 2018 New Discoveries Auditions for Young Artists

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Ottawa Choral Society 2018 New Discoveries Auditions for Young Artists
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Attention: Music Faculties, Voice Studios, Coaches, Opera Workshops, Management Agencies
Thank you for your assistance in ensuring that all potential candidates will hear of the Ottawa Choral Society's excellent platform for further professional development.

We look forward to hearing all eligible candidates who are ready to launch their professional careers. 

Former laureates of our New Discoveries Auditions include Shannon Mercer, Krysztina Szabo, Michael Colvin, Wallis Giunta, Philippe Sly, Charles Sy, Jacqueline Woodley and Marjorie Maltais, among many other outstanding Canadian artists. 

Details of the programme: 

History, Winners' prizes, Eligibility Criteria, and Audition Requisites may be found at the following link:

Audition Dates: 

Ottawa, May 21, 2018, New this round. (See special category award) 
Montreal,  May 22, 2018
Toronto, May 24, 2018

Members of the 2018 Jury:

Robert Cooper CM 
Artistic Director, Chorus Niagara
Orpheus Choir of Toronto
Opera in Concert Chorus
Ontario Male Chorus 

Nathalie Paulin
Celebrated  Canadian soprano
Professor of Voice, University of Toronto  

Joel Ivany
Opera and Stage Director
Artistic Director -Against the Grain Theatre
Dr. Jean-Sebastien Vallee 
Music Director, Ottawa Choral Society
Director of Choral Studies, McGill University Schulich School of Music
Conductor, Church of St. Andrew and St. Paul, Montreal