An mp4 recording of two arias of the applicant's choice matching the following criteria: one Baroque aria (from an opera, oratorio or cantata) and one opera aria from a different period. The works presented on this recording may be included into the programme of the live competition.

Only high quality and recent recordings (taken on or after 31 March 2015) will be accepted. Audio recordings and other video formats will not be considered.

The recording should show the applicant and his/her accompaniment (pianist, orchestra etc.) and each piece should be recorded  in a single take (no editing permitted).


Application deadline to the Qualifying round:

31 March 2016 (date of postal stamp) in case of mailing the application material to the Competition Secretariat ( H-1061 Budapest, Liszt Ferenc tér 8.)

27 April 2016 in case of uploading the application material via the online application form.


Information on the qualification

to the live competition will be given by 20 May 2016.