We wish to thank the hundreds of volunteers who, for over 60 years, have generously given their time, talent and treasures to support the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. The Upper Midwest Region auditions are totally run by volunteers.

Please join us in assisting young singers make it to the next level in their careers. We are always seeking volunteers to help in a variety of ways. Our philosophy is simple: we want you to do what will make your heart sing. We will provide opportunities for you to develop your skills and use your areas of greatest strength – for audition days only, or year round support. Examples of volunteer opportunities include:

  • Taking photographs
  • Writing and editing articles for newsletter and website
  • Coordinating and helping with events
  • Serving as liaisons for singers, their families, and the judges
  • Hosting house parties
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Producing programs
  • Providing assistance with the financial aspect of facilitating the auditions

Whether you can help with these services or others we haven’t named, please contact us to find out how you can support the future of opera through your contributions to the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Upper Midwest Region.