RBSO Search For Talent 2020

RBSO Search for Talent Vocal Competition (Year 5)

The Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra’s Search for Talent vocal competition is back for the fifth season. The purpose of the competition is to seek the most talented young singers in Thailand to perform with the RBSO in its annual Concert in the Park Series (2020-2021).

Who is eligible?

  • The competition is open to solo vocalists of all nationalities (non-Thai legal residents only)
  • Aged between 8-16 (born between 2004-2012).

How can I audition?

  • Participant must submit one song (or two songs) in the musical theatre category (i.e. Broadway/West End/Hollywood or animated features i.e. cartoons with no classical pieces, popular repertoire or Thai songs except those derived or translated from musical theatre.)
  • Participants are required to submit a video recording via YouTube for audition (with or without backing track or accompaniment) via google doc.
  • Deadline for Submission: Sunday, September 6, 2020

How will selection occur?

  • By September 9, 2020 at the latest, around 30 of the top candidates will be informed of their qualification for the next round.
  • To maintain fair distribution throughout the competition, half of the candidates will be from the ages of 8-12 and the other half from 13-16.

If selected, what’s next?

  • The live performance round will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2020 in front of a 3-judge panel at Chulalongkorn University.
  • Only six candidates will be declared winners and will perform with the RBSO in next season’s Concert in the Park Series (in January or February 2021).



For more information please email: rbso@symphonyorchestra.org


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