International Competition

- European Opera Competition Torino in the World -

INTERNATIONAL SINGING COMPETITION THAT THE ACCADEMIA DELLA VOCE DEL PIEMONTE PROMOTES EVERY YEAR TO AWARD THE BEST YOUNG SINGERS IN CAREERS.
IN 2021 IT IS SEEING ITS THIRD EDITION.

THE JURY

The jury is chaired by the famous tenor FRANCISCO ARAIZA and consists of:

MARCO ZUCCARINI, former director of the Turin Conservatory.
SONIA FRANZESE, artistic director of the Accademia della Voce del Piemonte and lecturer at the Accademia della Scala in Milan.
MARCELLO ROTA, conductora.
ENRICO STINCHELLI, director, journalist, writer, host of RadioRai’s La Barcaccia.
VLADIMIR VANEYEV, head of the Singing Department of the Saint Petersburg Conservatory.
DANIELA DIMOVA, soprano, director of the State Theatres of Varna (Bulgaria).
SUNG HEE PARK, soprano, professor at Seoul University.

Francisco Araiza

WHO CAN
PARTICIPATE

Opera singers of all nationalities can participate in the European Opera Competition Torino in the World, holding the degree in Opera Singing obtained in their country of origin.

FOR ITALIANS: Diploma of Conservatory of the old system or bachelor’s and master’s degree Afam.
FOR FOREIGNERS: University degree or certification issued by a qualified singing teacher, attesting to their technical and interpretative maturity.
At the time of registration, competitors must be 18 years of age or over 36 years of age.

INSCRIPTIONS
AND SELECTIONS

To participate, submit your application to info@accademiavocepiemonte By Saturday, March 20, 2021.

Selection takes place online. Three Videos in Mp4 format or links to YouTube or Instagram of three airs of your choice must be sent to info@accademiavocepiemonte by Tuesday, March 30, 2021: two from the Italian repertoire and one from the European repertoire.
Registration fee: €70.00 to be sent at the time of registration by bank transfer or PayPal.
Each contestant will be individually informed of the result of the selection and will receive the notices related to the tests of the competition.

AWARDS

1st place: € 1.500,00
2nd place: € 1.000,00 (President Armando Caruso Award)
3rd place: € 500,00 (Ciao Italy Award)

The first three classified will also be able to participate in the Academic Year 2021, regularly paid, in a concert or in the performance of the opera La traviata, and in a Masterclass of their choice.
Admission to a concert or to the role of opera will be in the opinion of the professor and artistic director of the Academy, Sonia Franzese.

THE DATES
OF 3A
EDITION 2021

SEMIFINAL
Friday, April 23, 2021 | 10:30-13:00 and 15:00-18:00 | Auditorium Sermig – Arsenale della Pace, Turin

FINAL
Saturday, April 24, 2021 | 10:30-13:00 and 15:00-18:00 | Alfieri Theatre, Asti

SEMIFINALISTS

1) Angela Sangeun Kim, soprano – Corea

2) Injeong Hwang, soprano Corea – Torino

3) Gregorio Park Jun Yong, tenore (Torino)

4) Sarah Seung Chae, soprano – Francoforte

5) Eri Suzuki, soprano (Torino)

6) Valeria Vazquez Espinoza, Soprano – Messico

7) Raoni Hubner, tenore Spagna

8) Catherine Dupressoir, soprano – Montreal

9) HAE KANG, baritono, a Milano

10) YUDA CUI, tenore Milano

11) Shirley Andrea Garcia Santana, soprano

12) Jorge Puerta, tenore – Venezuela – Madrid

13) Won Choi, tenore – Francoforte

14) Marco Montagna, tenore – Milano

15) Manuel Rodriguez, tenore Alicante

16) Maylin Cruz, soprano Madrid

17) Gabriel Alonso, baritono – Madrid

18) Olga Syniakova, mezzosoprano – Madrid

19) Antonio Mandrillo, tenore –Italia

20) Erica Zulikha Benato, mezzosoprano – Italia

21) Hanxi Yang, soprano – Torino

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