The Joy In Singing
International Art Song Competition

To be notified when the next application period opens, please send us your information using the form below. 

“Singer after singer had a thrilling vocal instrument, but that was all. 
Missing almost entirely was the artistry so essential to the making of song.”

Winifred Cecil, Founder of Joy In Singing – 1958


  • There is no age limit for this competition.

  • Candidates must not have made a recital debut in any of the major New York City concert venues.

  • Joy In Singing retains full rights to any media recorded during the competition.

  • Previous top prize winners of this award may not apply

For general guidelines, see the rules below. 
PLEASE NOTE: the judges reserve the right to withhold any published award, should no clear winner emerge.    

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