Supplemental Materials for German for Singers

In addition to the materials required for the German 7-week program, applicants to the German for Singers and Vocal Coaches must submit the following:

  • Expanded essay information. Share your reasons for wanting to participate in the German for Singers and Vocal Coaches program in particular, and your career goals. 

  • Audition tracks. Singers must submit a recent recording of three representative examples of their vocal work. At least one of these examples should be an art song, and one an opera aria. At least one must be from the German repertoire or in German.

    Address for submitting the Essay and Recordings

    Professor Bettina Matthias
    German School
    Middlebury College
    Middlebury, VT 05753

    Selection of the candidates, based on review of all of the application materials, can only be made once all application materials have been received.

    If you have questions regarding the audition recording, please address them to Professor Matthias at

    Address for All Other Supporting Materials

    German School
    14 Old Chapel Road
    Middlebury College
    Middlebury, VT 05753

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