Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards 2021

Vocal Award Application - 2021

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Entrants must be 22-30 years of age, inclusive, at the time of the final (9th January 2022)
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    For each round you must submit:
    • A song or aria by Handel
    • A song or aria by Peter Wishart
    • A song or aria of your own choice
    New repertoire plus one more own choice piece will be required for the finals.

    Preliminary Round

    Peter Wishart
    Own Choice

    Final Round

    Peter Wishart
    Own Choice
    Own Choice

    Audition date
    If you have a preference for the preliminary audition date you can let us know here – we will do our best to accommodate it but cannot guarantee to be able to do so.

    If you require the official pianist, a fee of £20 is payable and must be arranged before the closing date.

    Please contact the office ( / 01373 812383) to arrange payment.

    Do you require the official pianist?

    Terms and Conditions

    • Please ensure you are available to compete at the Final round before applying to this competition.
    • The Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards is open to singers aged between twenty-two and thirty years of age inclusive as of the date of the final.
    • Singers may apply for the award a maximum of three times; previous prize-winners may not re-apply (singers only).
    • All material must be sung from memory in all rounds, and all repertoire must be different between the preliminary audition and Final.
    • Each candidate will be allowed a maximum of fifteen minutes in the preliminary round and up to 20 mins in the final (Preliminary panel may not hear all material).
    • By entering, you confirm that the information submitted on the application is complete and correct to the best of you knowledge and understand that any information found to be inaccurate or missing may lead to your place in the Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards becoming forfeit without return of the entry fee.
    • In the event of not being offered an audition your entry fee will be refunded, otherwise it is non refundable after application.
    • Only complete applications i.e. with all information & documents included and payment made, will be considered.
    • By entering the Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards, you consent to Jackdaws processing your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

    On submission you will be taken to make payment for your application. We use PayPal as our payment gateway for this.