Please be advised that the following information refers to a production from the Met's 2013-14 season. Explore our Metropolitan Opera 2014-15 Season in New York City to view the current repertory.

National Council Grand Finals Concert


Some of today's greatest singers got their start in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, including Renée Fleming, Susan Graham, Thomas Hampson, Stephanie Blythe, Ben Heppner, Patricia Racette, Samuel Ramey, Deborah Voigt and Frederica von Stade. This year’s guest artist is Susanna Phillips. Lawrence Brownlee will host.

Come see the Finalists in our nationwide competition perform on stage, accompanied by the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, conducted by Marco Armiliato. Following the concert, toast our new 2014 winners at a Champagne Reception on The Mercedes T. Bass Grand Tier.

The 2014 National Council Finalists are:
Julie Adams, Soprano, Western Region
Patrick Guetti, Bass, Middle Atlantic Region
Nicole Haslett, Soprano, Northwest Region
Ao Li, Bass-Baritone, Rocky Mountain Region
Yi Li, Tenor, Middle Atlantic Region
Christopher Lowrey, Countertenor, New England Region
Rafael Moras, Tenor, Gulf Coast Region
Rexford Tester, Tenor, Middle Atlantic Region
Amanda Woodbury, Soprano, Western Region

Winners announced here!

Performance Dates/Tickets and Info

All performances for this production have passed, and tickets are no longer available.