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52nd International Vocal Competition - Opera | Oratorio
7 - 15 September 2018

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Results Preliminary Rounds 52nd IVC - Luxembourg

05 November 2017 8 singers selected for the First Round of the 52nd Competition 2018

52nd International Vocal Competition ’s-Hertogenbosch 2018
Opera | Oratorio

Preliminary Rounds
2 & 3 November 2017
Ecole de Musique et Salle de Concert du Centre ARCA
Bertrange, Luxembourg 

RESULTS
41 singers participated in the Preliminary Rounds 

The following 8 singers have been admitted to the First Round of the 52nd IVC 2018 - 
Opera | Oratorio : 

  • Madeline Cain, Soprano (1988), USA
  • Theodora Cottarel, Soprano (1990), France / USA
  • Moritz Kallenberg, Tenor (1989), Germany
  • Kelly Poukens, Soprano (1992), Belgium
  • Alice Rossi, Soprano (1992), Italy
  • Nicola Said, Soprano (1988), Malta
  • Beth Taylor, Mezzo-soprano (1993), United Kingdom
  • Rui Xiao, Bass-baritone (1987), China

 

Jury Preliminary Selections:

•         Roberta Alexander soprano
•         Jennifer Larmore mezzo-soprano
•         Annett Andriesen mezzo-soprano | general manager IVC
•         Luisa Mauro mezzo-soprano | artistic director Nei Stëmmen
•         Siebe Riedstra conductor | pianist | coach




52nd International Vocal Competition
Opera | Oratorio 7 – 15 September 2018
’s-Hertogenbosch | Netherlands 

JURY

  • Dame Kiri Te Kanawa soprano
  • Dunja Vejzović mezzo-soprano
  • Andrew Watts countertenor
  • Zizheng Yu tenor | senior professor Nanjing Normal University
  • Robert Holl bass-baritone | composer
  • Joel Ethan Fried artistic director Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam
  • Eline de Kat artistic coordinator Opéra de Monte-Carlo
  • Jesús Iglesias Noriega head artistic affairs Dutch National Opera Amsterdam
  • Eva Wagner-Pasquier opera manager | Bayreuther Festspiele
  • Evamaria Wieser consultant for the Osterfestspiele Salzburg | casting casting Lyric Opera Chicago

More names to be announced.

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