Attendance at the course is free of charge, but limited to those chosen with a decision which must be regarded as final.
Participants will be selected from among the applicants on the basis of the audio-video material supplied, although an audition may be required.
Auditions will take place in Moscow on 14 and 16 October 2019, in New York on 28 October 2019, and in Pesaro on 11, 12 and 13 March 2020.
Requests for admission to the course, accompanied by an audio-video recording of a Rossinian opera aria, a full-length photograph, a curriculum of studies and professional activities, should be sent by the application form published on the Festival website at the link link not later than 26 September 2019 for the auditions in Moscow and New York, and not later than 12 February 2020 for the auditions in Pesaro.
Full participant candidates selected for the audition have to prepare two full-length opera arias by Rossini.
Ladies are to be no more than 28 years old; gentlemen no more than 30 years old.