Competitions 2016

Competitions 2016: (US) Madison Early Music Festival "4th Annual Handel Aria Competition" Winners (08 Jul 2016)

Contributed by admin on Nov 15, 2016

(Late in reporting ... editor)

The 4th annual Handel Aria Competition was an amazing evening of wonderful music by all seven of the finalists selected from the 100 singers who auditioned. The winners of this year’s final round are:

  •  Eric Jurenas, countertenor, first prize
  •  Christina Kay, soprano, second prize
  •  Nola Richardson, soprano, third prize & audience favorite ...

This Year’s Competition

The 2016 Handel Aria Competition Finals were held on Friday, July 8 at 7:30 pm in Mills Concert Hall, 455 N Park Street  on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus in conjunction with the Madison Early Music Festival. Finalists were accompanied by the Madison Bach Musicians under the direction of Trevor Stephenson." ...

Visit the Handel Aria Competition website for more information of the winners and of the other finalists.