RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra 2012-2013 Season
Final of the Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition
Thursday 31 January 2013, 8pm
National Concert Hall
Conducted by Patrik Ringborg
FOLLOWING THREE PRELIMINARY ROUNDS, THE 7th VERONICA DUNNE INTERNATIONAL SINGING COMPETITION FINAL will see six singers battle it out for the coveted title and first prize of €10,000.
With a prize fund in excess of €30,000 and over 12 different prizes, the Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition has established itself as a competition attracting some of the most exciting young voices emerging internationally.
Join us and give them your support as they perform a selection of operatic arias with the RTE NSO before a jury chaired by Jane Carty and including Christa Ludwig, Richard Bonynge and the Wexford Festival Opera Artistic Director David Agler.
Previous prizewinners include Pumeza Matshikiza, Sarah-Jane Brandon, Norah Amsellem, Tara Erraught, Simon O'Neill and Orla Boylan, now working in opera houses such as the Stuttgart Opera House; Bavarian State Opera, Munich; Deutsche Oper, Berlin; Vienna Staatsoper and the Metropolitan Opera, New York
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