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Welcome to the online portal for video applications for the AIMS Vocal Competition. 

AIMS, held annually since 1969 in beautiful Graz, Austria, is an intensive 6-week summer program featuring an international faculty of voice teachers and coaches with master classes by eminent performers of opera and Lieder, and numerous performance opportunities and concerts with the AIMS Festival Orchestra. We look forward to celebrating 50 Years in Graz in 2022!

Applicants may upload and submit videos meeting the competition requirements through this website. VIDEO IS REQUIRED. Videos of each aria must be performed in one take without stopping. All selections must have accompaniment. Videos may be one large single file or multiple files. (Each selection may be recorded separately.)

Answers to questions about AIMS in Graz and the competition can be found on our website. 

If you cannot find the answer to your question, please email Theresa Ruperd, AIMS Administrative Director, at aimsadminkc@gmail.com

For technical questions, please visit the Acceptd Help Desk.