2017 LIEDER/SONG: How to Apply

Applicants wishing to compete in the2017 Lieder/Song Vocal Competition must submit the following materials by 5pm (EST) on September 1st, 2017 in order to be considered.


All applicants must submit the following materials by e-mail in order to be considered for the competition: 

  1. Completed Application (PDF download below), signed and dated
  2. Resume
  3. A recent color headshot (JPG; 1-3 MB file size)
  4. A copy of passport, drivers license or birth certificate

The Gerda Lissner Foundation is not responsible for blocked or undelivered e-mails.

Winners of first and second prizes from previous years may not re-apply.

The application form must be submitted by e-mail (gerdalissner@aol.com).  All fields must be filled in with typed text (handwritten applications will not be accepted). All email applications must be received by 5pm EST on September 2nd, 2016. Late applications will not be considered.