Participate in the Preliminary Round by embedding audio or video selections to an Auditions Plus Application.
University faculty will give you a scored evaluation and singers with qualifying scores will advance to the live National Round in San Antonio, May 23-25.
embed AV selections to the Competition Application
|National Online Round
|Texas Regional Online Round
(Open to any singers, but winners will not be announced until the week before the Second Round.)
- Register by filling out your Competition Application via AuditionsPlus.com.
Follow the online registration process via AuditionsPlus.com to select the Online Round on your application. Every competition participant will need his or her own unique Auditions Plus/Classical Singer account. After you finish the competition registration your application will be saved to your Auditions Plus account under Account Manager:My Application. You may edit your application up until April 10 for the National Online Round or May 10 for the Texas Regional Online Round.
- Embed Your Selections
Within your competition application you will embed your 2 media files (either two video, two audio, or one of each) from YouTube, Facebook, Sound Cloud or other online video or audio services. DO NOT SIMPLY PASTE THE URL of your YouTube or other clip.
For example, via YouTube, below your video there is the option to "Share". After you select that it will allow you to selection the option to Embed. Copy the code provided and paste it into your Singer Profile. Click for instructions for YouTube or Sound Cloud.
IMPORTANT: You need to make sure your video or audio clips are made publice on YouTube or SoundCloud so they can be shared.
Participants may embed the selections either during the registration process or after by going to their Account Manager:My Applications. Find the application for the CS Vocal Competitions and edit the application. Participants have until April 15 to finalize their applications.
- Receive a Scored Evaluation
Two university judges will review your competition application provide a scored evaluation. This will include written notes and a numerical score in a variety of categories.
- Advance to National Round
Scores of 3.5 or higher (out of 5) advance to the National Rounds in San Antonio at the Westin Riverwalk Hotel May 23-25. Results will be posted online at www.classicalsinger.com/convention/competition/winners.php.