Announcing the 2015 JTVA Vocal Competition
The 2nd Annual JTVA Vocal Competition is slated for June 26 & 27, 2015 at the Valley Performing Arts Center on the lovely Oakland hills campus of Holy Names University. Master Classes will take place on June 26th in the Studio Theater and the exciting second year Finals for Tier I and Tier II singers are scheduled forJune 27th in the Regents' Theater.
Beginning September 21, 2014, interested singers can submit applications online at YAP Tracker. Singers must complete the application, upload their videos, and pay a nonrefundable fee of $40. The "Early Bird" application deadline is December 21, 2014. A second and final deadline will beFebruary 24, 2015 with a higher fee. A preliminary panel of anonymous judges will narrow the number of singers to no more than 35 semifinalists. Following that, a second panel of judges will then select seven Finalists in each Tier who will be invited to Oakland to compete in the Final Round next summer.