(POCATELLO, ID) – 34 singers gathered at the Stephens Performing Arts Center in Pocatello over the weekend to compete for a chance to sing with the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. Arielle Nachtigal, Steven Eddy, and Jubal Joslyn were selected to advance to the regional auditions in Seattle early next year, while Breanne Schow and Emily Hansen were given honorable mentions. Those selected to sing in New York will also be given a $15,000 prize.
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