Competition 2016

Voice

NYIAA will present the New York International Artists Piano Competition, Violin Competition, Cello Competition and Voice Competition in April 2016. The contestants' performances will be auditioned and judged via on-line format.

Contestants must submit recorded performances either by sending a DVD recording or by e-mailing a Youtube link. The content of the recordings must abide by the competition's rules and regulations regarding repertoire and length.

Application click to download

All application documents and DVD recordings received by mail on or before April 1, 2016. All Youtube links e-mailed to competition@nyiaa.org should be received by NYIAA on or before April 1, 2016.

Mailing Addresses

New York International Artists Association
170 Prospect Avenue, Suite 8F
Hackensack, NJ 07601
U.S.A

Application Payment
A $5.00 surcharge is added for all Paypal payments.

Rules & Regulations click to download

Schedule

  • April 1,2016: Application deadline (Not postmarked)
  • May 15, 2016: Announcement of the results on the NYIAA website
  • October 2, 2016: Winner's award ceremony and concert at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
  • October 9, 2016: Winner's award ceremony and concert at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall

Repertoire

Category C: 18 to 35 Years old

  • A song or aria in Italian (from the 18th century or before)
  • An English song (not a translation)
  • A song in French or in German
  • An opera aria from any period and in any language

All pieces are to be performed from memory.

Prizes

First Prizes

$1,00000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Second Prizes

$50000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance

Third Prizes

$25000 Cash Award
  • Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Appearance