Information for Singers
The South Carolina District will accept 40 singers for our auditions in January 2018, in the order in which applications are received and complete. An application is considered complete only when we have received the application and ALL other required documents, AND when the $30.00 application fee has been paid.
We will accept 2018 applications beginning in August, 2017. The deadline for applications is December 31, 2017. Applications may close earlier if our limit of 40 singers has been reached, and a notice will be posted here at that time.
South Carolina District Prizes:
Up to three equal winners’ prizes of $1,200.00 each, awarded at the judges’ discretion
Up to three encouragement awards of $300.00 each, awarded at the judges’ discretion
The winners of the South Carolina District advance to the Southeast Region Finals, held in Atlanta, Georgia, where they will compete with the winners from North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, East and Middle Tennessee, and West Tennessee.
Winners from South Carolina are required to attend the Southeast Region Finals. Please note the date of the Southeast Region Finals is Sunday, Feb. 12, 2018.
The winners of the Southeast Region Finals advance to the National Semifinals at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York, NY. The National Semifinals are Sunday, April 22, 2018. The National Grand Finals Concert is Sunday, April 29, 2018.
APPLY ONLINE HERE:
You will need to attach the following documents:
proof of age
head shot or photo
Citizens of countries other than the United States (U.S.) and Canada must show proof of residency for the audition season, or proof of full-time enrollment in a university or conservatory in the U.S. or Canada before being permitted to enter a District audition.
Please PAY your $30.00 application fee via PAYPAL by sending $30.00 to firstname.lastname@example.org. When both the application AND payment have been received, you will receive a confirmation of registration.
If you cannot pay via PayPal, registration payment may be mailed. Make the checks payable to MONC-SC and mail to:
6300 Goldbranch Road
Columbia, SC 29206
Remember, an application is considered complete only when we have received the application and ALL other required documents, AND when the $30.00 application fee has been paid.