In advance of their US tour, and to celebrate their incredible achievements over the past 20 years, the CBOI is launching a National talent search called The Soloist.
The Soloist will give one young talented singer or musician the life-changing opportunity to perform with the orchestra at Carnegie Hall, New York on the 30th October 2014.
The Prize for the winning soloist includes:
- The opportunity to perform with the CBOI at Carnegie Hall, New York.
- An all expenses paid trip to New York for the winner and chaperone (for under 18’s)
- €1,000 CASH PRIZE
- The opportunity to perform with the CBOI in up to 15 concerts at premier venues throughout Ireland and Northern Ireland in 2015.
The Soloist is open to:
- Amateur musicians /singers between the ages of 12 – 23 years from Ireland and Northern Ireland
- Contestants must be SOLOISTS and can sing, play and instrument or dance.
- Contestants can perform in any genre: Classical, Pop, Traditional, Jazz, Folk, Country, other.
- Enter now at www.thesoloist.ie
- CLOSING DATE: 30TH JUNE
- HEATS: JULY
- FINAL: AUGUST