Saturday, January 7, 2017 12 Noon- 5 p.m.
Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, ISU Music Building, Ames, Iowa
Admission is free and open to the public.
Thinking of auditioning? Auditions, registration, dates, and downloadable or online applications for the 2016-17 auditions are available HERE.
Deadline: All materials including payment must be received by Thursday, December 29, 2016.
Capacity: The first 35 complete applications received will be accepted.
January 7 MONC Auditions: Photos of the 20 singers who are signed as of Dec 30th.
Chris Carr, Tenor (new addition to Iowa Auditions)
Jeffrey Luksik, Baritone (new addition to Iowa Auditions)
Christina Christensen, Mezzo-Soprano
Regina Ceragioli, Soprano
Jocelyn Hansen, soprano
Chad Sonka, Baritone
Amanda Fink, Mezzo-Soprano
Whitney Morrison, Soprano
Brett Potts, Tenor
Lindsey vonHolten, Soprano
Max Zander, Tenor
Megan Grey, Mezzo-Soprano
Meghan Kasanders, Soprano
Penelope Makeig, Soprano
Benjamin Sieverding, Bass
Thaddeus Ennen, Baritone
Veronica Jensen, Mezzo-Soprano
Manda Gervase, Soprano
Shannon Cochran, Soprano
Marie McManama, Soprano
We regret that Johnathon Kirby, Baritone is unable to audition on Jan 7th.
Our 2016-17 Iowa District MONC Auditions Judges: (photos and full information)
Michael Heaston, Judge
Ward Holmquist, Judge
Emily Pulley, Judge
For more information, contact Sara Compton (firstname.lastname@example.org), 515-294-7389
Congratulations to the three 1st prize winners from the Jan 7 2017 Iowa MONC Auditions who will compete in St. Paul on Feb 19 2017:
BENJAMIN SIEVERDING, Bass
REGINA CERAGIOLI, Soprano
Pictured with our 3 Judges:
Michael Heaston (the newly named Executive Director of the prestigious Lindemann Young Artist Development Program)
Congratulations also to our 3 Encouragement Prize winners (pictured with one of the major donors for the Iowa District Auditions):
Veronica Jensen – Mezzo-Soprano
Christina Christensen – Mezzo-Soprano
Amanda Fink – Mezzo-Soprano
Winners from this District who progressed to the 2015-2016 Upper Midwest Regional Auditions at Ordway Center for the Performing Arts:
Ms. Sara Compton, District Co-Director
Iowa State Center
Suite 4 Scheman
Ames, IA 50011-1113