Please email Festival Manager, Alexandra Plueckhan at email@example.com with questions regarding the application process.
Tuition: $4,750 USD
Accommodation: $1,100 USD
Accommodation is for 28 nights based on double occupancy. This price includes breakfast, ground transportation, a welcome and farewell dinner.
Prague Summer Nights is open to students 18 and above.
Tabor: June 17 – June 30
Prague: June 30 – July 15
VOICE: resume, headshot, list of references, audition (live or video)
ORCHESTRA: resume, list of references, audition (live or video)
COACHING: resume, list of references, coaching video
CONDUCTING: cover letter, resume, list of references, conducting video
STAGE DIRECTOR: resume, list of references, interview (live or Skype)
ARTS ADMINISTRATION: cover letter, resume, list of references, interview (live or Skype)
COMPOSITION: coverletter, resume, three (3) samples of writing for voice and chamber ensembles, including at least one piece practical for workshopping and performance during the festival
All applications received must be accompanied by a non-refundable application fee of $50. If you are accepted to the Prague Summer Nights Young Artists Music Festival, you will receive an email notifying you of your acceptance. Additionally, you will receive a contract with the payment schedule, inclusions, exclusions, and all other pertinent information. We will begin to send out contracts by March 1.
VOICE: Please prepare two (2) contrasting arias of your choice. Applicants who would like to be considered for principal roles must prepare an aria from that role.
ORCHESTRA: Please prepare one movement of a standard concerto and three (3) standard, contrasting orchestral excerpts.
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