The Academy of Vocal Arts
The Giargiari Bel Canto Competition

The Giargiari Bel Canto Competition

Music Director and Pianist · Danielle Orlando

October 4, 2013 · 7:30 pm · Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center

Sponsored by · Walter and Alice Strine, Esqs.


Let your voice be heard! Vote for the Audience Favorite in the Academy of Vocal Arts' annual aria competition. The stakes are high as Resident Artists perform a single aria to compete for top prizes, chosen by a panel of esteemed judges: Jonathan Friend, Artistic Administrator at the Metropolitan Opera; Eve Queler, American composer and Emerita Artistic Director of the Opera Orchestra of New York; and Charles MacKay, the General Director of the Santa Fe Opera.