Preliminary rounds: Who sings when, and how to see it live!

Grand Piano on a stage. Photo by Camilla StorvollenPhoto by Camilla Storvollen

Game on! Thursday, August 17 is the first day of the preliminary rounds in Queen Sonja Singing Competition. now enter the first round of the the Queen Sonja Singing Competition.

On Thursday August 17th and Friday August 18th our contestants will perform in the the preliminary rounds at the Oslo National Academy of the Arts.

Schedule and order of appearance

39 contestants will be narrowed down to 12 for the semi-final on Sunday, August 20. From here, only 6 finalist will reach the coveted Grand Final at The Norwegian National Opera & Ballet.

Click here to see schedule, order of appearance and repertoire.

How to get tickets

Both the preliminary rounds and the semifinal is open to the public, free of charge.

You find your Facebook event for the preliminary rounds here:

Learn more on how to get tickets on our program and tickets page.

How to watch live stream

We will also have a live stream up on YouTube for the preliminary rounds:

Thursday live stream:

Friday live stream:

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