Younger Classical Artists Belief (YCAT) is a UK-based belief that helps musicians within the transition from tertiary examine into full-time work. They partnered with New York’s Live performance Artists Guild so their artists may obtain vital efficiency alternatives on either side of the Atlantic.
The YCAT auditions provide probably the most vital growth alternatives for younger musicians wherever on the planet. This 12 months’s winners will obtain 3-5 years of administration, worldwide live performance engagements, session to help their internet presence, advertising and marketing and promotion to greater than 5,000 completely different live performance halls and suppliers, skilled photoshoots, and stay recordings of recitals at London’s Wigmore Corridor.
Present YCAT artists embrace Irène Duval, Charlotte Saluste-Bridoux, Randall Goosby, and Geneva Lewis. Earlier YCAT alumni embrace violinist Benjamin Baker, cellist Li-Wei Qin, trumpeter Alison Balson — and the Belcea and Heath String Quartets.
As of Might 19, 2022, instrumentalists should be aged 28 or beneath, singers should be aged 30 or beneath, and ensembles should have a median age of 30 or beneath.
Following the preliminary software stage, there are 4 days of semi-final auditions and interviews held in Berlin, after which the ultimate auditions, that are public, will probably be held on the Wigmore Corridor.
Purposes should be obtained by 12:00 pm on March 9, 2022.
You’ll be able to learn extra in regards to the auditions on YCAT’s web site, and consider a brief video under.