The Sarofim Vocal Competition is an all-day event that includes both the competition itself and opportunities for students to workshop their skills in a supportive atmosphere. SVC participants should plan to attend all competition activities, listed in bold below. When not performing in the competition, singers will have time to explore the workshops, Q&A sessions, concerts, and open rehearsals. Families and teachers are welcome at all events. 


Saturday, November 1, 2014 

8:45 am - 1:40 pm Competition First Round (students assigned in 10 minute slots)

10:00 am - 11:30 am Resume and Audition Technique Workshop

11:30 am - 12:30 pm Q&A Session with Music Majors and Southwestern University Faculty

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Campus Tour

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch Break (on your own, lunch can be purchased on campus for $7.50)

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Southwestern University Chorale Open Rehearsal

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Announcement of Finalists and Master Class with SVC Judges (Master class performers will be chosen by the SVC judges)

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Final Round

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Solo Voice Recital by Southwestern University Music Majors

5:30 pm Announcement of Winners

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Dinner Break (on your own)

7:00 pm Southwestern University Chorale Performance (free admission)

Registration is Full.

Questions, contact:
Dana Zenobi, DMA
Assistant Professor of Voice
Sarofim Vocal Competition Director