Date: June 15 to 22, 2019
Country: United Kingdom
Established by BBC Wales in 1983, the event was immediately perceived as an important showcase leading to a start of professional vocal career. Agents, opera house managers, and more influential figures in the vocal world will be searching for deserving talents via this biennial event. At the same time, the competition is delighted to gather and present vocal talents worldwide at St. David’s Hall, as to introduce new faces to the opera world. In 2011, the competition is happy to announce the join-in of New Zealand soprano Dame Kiri te Kanawa as the patron and jury member. Shen Yang (2007), Nicole Cabell(2005) and Ekaterina Shcherbachenko (2009) are previous winners.
- China International Music Competition First launched in 2019 by the Global Music Education League and China Conservatory of Music, the annual competition focuses on different disciplines each year.
- Hong Kong International Operatic Singing Competition Presented and organized by Musica Viva, the competition is the first major vocal event in Hong Kong.
- International Chopin Competition on Period Instruments In celebration of the anniversary of Poland’s independence, the Fryderyk Chopin Institute launched the first international competition in 2018.
- The Alice & Eleonore Schoenfeld International String Competition First established in 2013, the competition aims to promote highly gifted young musicians.