Classical Idol XI is scheduled for APRIL 8, 2017
7:30 P.M. at Temple B’rith Kodesh
2131 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, New York 14618
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Who will be the next Classical Idol? You help decide!
Thrilling performances of vocal artistry mark careers in the making as ten international competitors demonstrate the expressive power of the human voice through polished renditions of the most moving classics of opera, art song, and oratorio. Distinguished judges offer constructive commentary in real-time, before choosing the next Classical Idol. Enjoy elegant refreshments in a cabaret setting, then vote for the Audience Favorite!
The Semi Finals
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The Finals Gala
Saturday, April 8, 2017 | 7:00 PM
Temple B’rith Kodesh | 2131 Elmwood Ave. | Rochester, NY 14618 | Driving Directions
The evening begins at 7:00 PM with a Wine and Cheese Tasting where you can participate in the Silent Auction. Host Brenda Tremblay (WXXI Classical 91.5 FM) will then take the stage at 7:30 PM as the competition commences. Elegant desserts will be served at intermission, along with brewed coffee and tea. At the conclusion of the evening, vote for your favorite contestant before the winners are announced.
Please contact the ROS office at (585) 473-2234 to reserve seating for parties of 8.
First Prize Winner and Audience Favorite
Classical Idol™ X
After winning First Place and Audience Favorite honors at the Classical Idol 2016 competition, Madeline won the title role in Capitol Opera Albany’s production of Puccini’s Suor Angelica.