Under the Honorary Chairmanship of Her Majesty Queen Paola
Chapelle Musicale Reine ElisabethChapelle Musicale Reine Elisabeth

Voice section – José van Dam & Guest Master Sophie Koch

Auditions for the Academic year 2020-2021

VOICE Section – José van Dam & Guest Master Sophie Koch 


  1. Pre-Selection DVD (audio-visual) materials:

All required Pre-Selection materials must be uploaded via an internet link such as youtube.

  1. New Deadline: 30.11.19
  2. Repertoire requirements:
  • An aria by W.A. Mozart
  • A French Melody or a German Lied
  • One opera aria of your choice


Live Audition at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel for the selected candidates only

  1. Date: 24.03.2020 at the Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel in Waterloo, Belgium
  2. Repertoire requirements: The jury will select several parts on the day of the Audition:
  • A French song
  • A Geman Lied
  • An aria by W. A. Mozart
  • An aria from an opera in Italian
  • Any one piece of your own choice


  • The audition is open to musicians of any nationality.
  • Age limit: 30 years old or under on the day of the Audition and whose ability is equivalent to the graduation level from a European conservatoire.

APPLICATION: must be sent by e-mail to audition@musicchapel.org 

The application package for the Pre-Selection must include the following documents:

  • Application Form correctly filled in and in word or pdf format (NOT a photo or scan copy)
  • Links to your audio-visual recording
  • CV
  • Copy of passport
  • Photo
  • Copy of the proof of payment of 50€ for Pre-Selection
  • Application fee
  • 50€ for DVD Pre-Selection (all candidates)
  • 50€ for Live Audition (to be paid before the Live Audition for the selected candidates)

Account name: Queen Elisabeth Music Chapel
IBAN: BE64 3100 1847 5152 – BIC: BBRUBEBB – Account number: 310-0184751-52
ING Banque – Avenue Marnix 24 – 1000 Bruxelles

 Download the Application Form here

More info: +32 (0)2 352 01 12 or audition@musicchapel.org