Brigham Young University's best singers will compete for the "Singer of the Year" title in the School of Music's Young Artists of Voice Competition Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, Jan. 12, 14 and 16, in the Madsen Recital Hall of the Harris Fine Arts Center.
Preliminary rounds will be held on Tuesday and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. Both rounds are free and no tickets are required. The final round will take place Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for Saturday¹s event are $6 and can be purchased at byuarts.com, by phone at (801) 422-4322 or in person at the Harris Fine Arts Center Ticket Office.
This year, the top 25 vocal students will compete in the preliminary rounds with only 10 going to the final round. Different awards will be given, with the top male and top female each receiving the Singer of the Year Award.
The Young Artists of Voice competitors focus on classical compositions from opera and the art song repertoire.
For more information, contact Darrell Babidge in the School of Music at (801) 785-7797.