International Singing Competition for Young Opera Singers
Final Rounds: June 29 through July 6, 2017 in Moscow, Russia

Moscow 2017

Prize Winners 2017 in Moscow

Singers Qualified for the Finals

Aigul Akhmetshina

Aigul Akhmetshina

(Mezzo-Soprano, Russia)
Vasilisa Berzhanskaya

Vasilisa Berzhanskaya

(Mezzo-Soprano, Russia)
John Brancy

John Brancy

(Baritone, USA)
Pavel Chervinskiy

Pavel Chervinskiy

(Bass-Baritone, Russia)
Josevane de Jesus Santos

Josevane de Jesus Santos

(Mezzo-Soprano, Brazil)
Jihyun Cecilia LEE

Jihyun Cecilia LEE

(Soprano, Korea South)
Mandla MNDEBELE

Mandla MNDEBELE

(Baritone, South Africa)
Carles PACHÓN

Carles PACHÓN

(Baritone, Spain)
Rocio PEREZ

Rocio PEREZ

(Soprano, Spain)
Boris Prýgl

Boris Prýgl

(Bass-Baritone, Czech Republic)
Alexander Roslavets

Alexander Roslavets

(Bass, Belarus)
Nela Saric

Nela Saric

(Soprano, Croatia)
Oksana Sekerina

Oksana Sekerina

(Soprano, Russia)
Sava VEMIC

Sava VEMIC

(Bass, Serbia)
Kang WANG

Kang WANG

(Tenor, Australia)
Results 2017: Singers worldwide: 1125Qualified for the Final Rounds: 163Starting in the 1st Round: 140Semi-Finals: 59Finals: 15

The Jury 2017

  • John M. Mordler

    John M. Mordler
    President
    Chair of the Jury

  • David Agler

    David Agler
    Wexford Festival Opera
    Artistic Director

  • Dmitrij Bertman

    Dmitrij Bertman
    Helikon Opera Moscow
    Artistic Director

  • Olga Kapanina

    Olga Kapanina
    Opera Bolshoi Moscow
    Casting Director

  • Joan Matabosch

    Joan Matabosch
    Teatro Real Madrid
    Artistic Director

  • Christoph Meyer

    Christoph Meyer
    Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf - Duisburg
    Generalintendant

  • Guy Montavon

    Guy Montavon
    Theater Erfurt
    Generalintendant

  • Björn Peters

    Björn Peters
    Sächsische Staatsoper Dresden - Semperoper
    Künstlerischer Betriebsdirektor

  • Christina Scheppelmann

    Christina Scheppelmann
    Gran Teatre del Liceu
    General Artistic Director

  • Christoph Seuferle

    Christoph Seuferle
    Deutsche Oper Berlin
    Operndirektor

  • Melissa Wegner

    Melissa Wegner
    The Metropolitan Opera
    Associate Director, National Council Auditions

  • Michael Williams

    Michael Williams
    Cape Town Opera
    Managing Director

  • Diane Zola

    Diane Zola
    Houston Grand Opera
    Director of Artistic Administration

Why Participate?

  • InternationalThe world’s best networked singing competition with qualifying rounds in 70 cities. Singers (males/females) of all nationalities are invited to enter the competition in the international qualifying rounds. List of all cities
  • JuryThe jury members of the final rounds are exclusively opera and casting directors of international renowned opera houses, who award additional engagements to the participants. List of all jury members
  • ObserversNumerous singers’ agents and representatives of international opera and concert houses visit the final rounds as observers. They have made the International Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition into a veritable “Wall Street of Voices”. It’s your “springboard” to a career in opera. List of registered observers
  • EngagementsThe engagement ratio of past participants of the final rounds is about 70%. List of all prizes and engagements
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Moscow 2017

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