203 W Adams St
Phoenix, AZ 85003
In keeping with their mission to discover, nurture and promote vocal talent, Phoenix Opera is proud to partner with Mayo Clinic Voice Program in Arizona and present the Third Annual Southwest Vocal Competition. Mayo’s mission to bring the art and science of medicine to the performing arts community and their passion to care for professional vocalists has truly helped transform this competition into a “Showcase of Excellence in Voice and Vocal Health.”
The competition started in January with 40 contestants competing. Contestants received special instruction in healthy vocal techniques by health professionals from the Mayo Clinic Voice Program during this round of the competition. 20 contestants reached the second round and now ten are left to compete in the finals.
Each finalist will compete for cash prizes and perform with the Phoenix Opera Orchestra under the baton of Maestro John Massaro at the Orpheum Theatre, 203 W. Adams, Phoenix on Sunday, March 5 at 2 pm. Tickets to the Finals Concert are $20.Winners will be announced immediately following the concert from the stage.
For more information, or to purchase tickets contact 866-OPERA4U (673-7248) or visit phoenixopera.org/tickets.