STUDENT REPERTOIRE REQUIREMENTS
All repertoire performed in the auditions must be performed from memory. This includes selections from oratorios and cantatas.
Timing begins when the singer announces his/her first selection.
Students must meet the following requirements for repertoire performed in their auditions:
High School Division:
3A Lower High School Women
4A Lower High School Men
3B Upper High School Women
4B Upper High School Men
Three contrasting selections from classical repertoire. One Art song in English. One art song in a foreign language. One additional art song or aria.
8 minutes limit.
Lower College Categories
7A First Year College/Independent Studio Women
8A First Year College/Independent Studio Men
7B Second Year College/Independent Studio Women
8B Second Year College/Independent Studio Men
Three contrasting selections from classical repertoire. One Aria or Art song. One Art Song in English. One art song in a foreign language.
10 minutes limit.
Upper College Categories
11A Third Year College/Independent Studio Women
12A Third Year College/Independent Studio Men
11B Fourth/Fifth Year College/Independent Studio Women
12B Fourth/Fifth Year College/Independent Studio Men
Four contrasting selections from classical repertoire. One Aria. One Art Song in English. One art song in a foreign language. One additional selection. At least three languages must be represented
12 minutes limit.
13 Advanced College/Independent Studio Women
14 Advanced College/Independent Studio Men
Five contrasting selections from classical repertoire. One operatic Aria. One oratorio/cantata Aria. One Art Song in English. One Art Song in a foreign language. One additional selection from the classical repertoire. At least three languages must be represented
15 minutes limit.
Any adult who is currently studying voice and is older than 22 as of October 10, may participate in the adult division. There is no maximum age limit for this division. There will beShou no competition in this division but critiques will be given. The purpose of this division is to offer critique to the serious older student who may not be eligible for participation in the competitive College or Graduate Divisions.
A minimum of 3 songs chosen at the discretion of the singer. Songs must represent at least 2 languages, including English.
10 minutes limit.
Please check the NATIONAL STUDENT AUDITIONS COMPLETE REGULATIONS here.
Should there be any conflict between NATS national guidelines and TEXOMA regional guidelines, the National Guidelines take priority.