Edition Peters, the world’s leading publisher of vocal music for more than 200 years, has joined forces with Anthony Legge to produce this revised and updated edition of the best-selling guide – The Art of Auditioning. Essential reading for every aspiring and professional singer, it contains:
- authoritative advice on how to approach and prepare for your auditions
- a directory of more than two hundred recommended audition arias
- information about what to expect after your first successful audition and how to prepare for professional engagements
Anthony Legge has worked regularly with the principal British opera companies, Opera Australia, many European opera companies and at Bayreuth, where he worked on The Ring and Die Meistersinger . He spends much time on audition and competition panels. His experience as a conductor, accompanist and vocal coach has given him a broad overview of the profession.