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***NEWSFLASH*** The IOA selected 23 candidates for the final audition round in April

Over 100 candidates from 38 different countries auditioned for the International Opera Academy in 12 European cities. 32 singers/ repititeurs were selected.

After the second round the Jury of Professionals selected 23 candidates from 13 nationalities to go to the final round. These candidates will work with our teachers, in our studios in Ghent, during one whole week in April.

On Friday 12/04 we will know who will start our programme in October 2019.

We thank all the candidates for their intrest and wish those who take part in the final round lots of success.

* There is also a possibility for non European residents to apply with a video audition and this before 15th May. Please visit:


Guy Joosten

General Manager IOA


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