Nina Solo Competition

16 – 18 June 2022

The vocal competition is open for all for young and talented singers between 15 and 25 years. The contestants will sing pieces from the classical tradition.

Members of the jury 2022:

  1. Iano Tamar, Italy
  2. Bjørn Waag, Norway/Germany
  3. Maria Russo, USA

NINA Solo Competition – for young voices.

Bergen, 16 – 18 June 2022

The vocal competition is open for all for young and talented singers between 15 and 25 years. The contestants will sing pieces from the classical tradition.

SCHEDULE AND REGULATIONS 2022

Thursday 16 June 2022

  • Possibilities for rehearsal with pianist in a rehearsal room. We need to know if  you will bring your own pianist, or we should prepare one for you.

Friday 17 June, 2022

14:00 – 21:00 Venue: Nykirken kulturkirke
1st round

  • Sing two well contrasting pieces from the classical tradition max. 10 minutes pure singing time. After the first round the jury will choose contestants for the 2nd round. Rehearsal time with pianist for the 2nd round in rehearsal room in the afternoon and evening.

Saturday 18 June 2022

14:00 – 16:00 Venue: Grand Bergen
2nd round 

  • Sing two well contrasting pieces from the classical tradition max. 10 minutes pure singing time. After the second round the jury will choose 3 finalists.

19:30 – 22:00 Venue: Grieghallen
Finale

  • Finale with 3 finalists, concert and competition results. The finalists will sing one piece from the classical tradition. The finale will be in Grieghallen together with the Grand Prix Finale for the choir competitions.

Prizes

  • 1st Prize € 1000 – 2nd Prize € 600 – 3rd Prize € 300

Pianists

  • Pianist will be available for the competitors, but the singers might also bring their own for accompaniment

Jury

  • The singers will be assessed by an international jury. The jury has the right to award the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Prizes.

Entry fee

  • For applicants who not attend choir competitions € 80
  • For applicants who also attend choir competitions € 50