Prague 2019

OPERALIA PRAGUE 2019

Rolex proudly presents the next edition of Operalia in Prague, the Czech Republic from Sunday, July 21st. to Friday, July 26th.

 

We are proud to announce the Operalia 2019 Winners! 

 

Congratulations to all winners and participants for another great edition of Plácido Domingo's Operalia, The World Opera Competition!

First Prize

Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala

Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain

 

Second Prize

Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia

Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea

Third Prize

Christina Nilsson, soprano, Sweden

Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, countertenor, USA/Germany

Birgit Nilsson Prize

Felicia Moore, soprano, USA

Christina Nilsson, soprano, Sweden

The Pepita Embil Prize of Zarzuela

Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala

The Don Plácido Domingo Ferrer Prize of Zarzuela

Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain

Prize of the Audience

Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia

Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea

CulturArte Prize

Anna Shapovalova, soprano, Russia

 

 

Click here to find the Press Release

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After a wonderful Semifinals Round, we are proud to announce the Operalia 2019 Finalists:

Finalists Opera

Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain

Mario Bahg, tenor, South Korea

Piotr Buszewski, tenor, Poland

Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala

Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia

Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea

Bongani Justice Kubheka, baritone, South Africa

Felicia Moore, soprano, USA

Christina Nilsson, soprano, Sweden

Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, countertenor, USA/Germany

Liv Redpath, soprano, USA

Anna Shapovalova, soprano, Russia

 

Finalists Zarzuela

Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain

Mario Bahg, tenor, South Korea

Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala

Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia

Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea

 

 

Join us for the  Operalia 2019 Finale on Friday July 26th

 

Livestream at 18:00 CEST via Operalia, Plácido Domingo & Medici.tv Facebook accounts

https://www.facebook.com/Operalia/

https://www.facebook.com/PlacidoDomingo/

https://www.facebook.com/medicitv/

 

Or watch the Broadcast live on Medici.tv

https://www.medici.tv/en/concerts/placido-domingos-operalia-2019-final-round/

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After two days of quarter-finals, Operalia is proud to announce the 2019 Semi-finalists:

Semi-finalists Opera

Germán Alcántara, baritone, Argentina, 31

Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain, 24

Mario Bahg, tenor, South Korea, 29

Lada Bočková, soprano, Czech Republic, 27

Piotr Buszewski, tenor, Poland, 26

Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala, 27

Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia, 32

Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea, 27

Sungho Kim, tenor, South Korea, 29

Bongani Justice Kubheka, baritone, South Africa, 28

Héloïse Mas, mezzo-soprano, France, 31

Luvuyo Mbundu, baritone, South Africa, 26

Felicia Moore, soprano, USA, 31

Maria Nazarova, soprano, Russia, 30

Christina Nilsson, soprano, Sweden, 29

Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, countertenor, USA/Germany, 25

Liv Redpath, soprano, USA, 27

Anna Shapovalova, soprano, Russia, 31

Grigorii Shkarupa, bass, Russia, 29

Carolyn Sproule, mezzo-soprano, Canada, 31

Robert Watson, tenor, USA, 31

 

Semi-finalists Zarzuela

Germán Alcántara, baritone, Argentina, 31

Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain, 24

Mario Bahg, tenor, South Korea, 29

Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala, 27

Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia, 32

Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea, 27

Sungho Kim, tenor, South Korea, 29

Héloïse Mas, mezzo-soprano, France, 31

Luvuyo Mbundu, baritone, South Africa, 26

Maria Nazarova, soprano, Russia, 30

Liv Redpath, soprano, USA, 27

Mario Rojas, tenor, Mexico/Spain, 25

 

 

Join us at the Operalia 2019 Semifinals via Facebook live on Operalia & Plácido Domingo accounts on Tuesday July 23rd at 16:00 CEST

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We are proud to announce the singers who will participate in the Operalia Competition in Prague this summer

Angelina Akhmedova, soprano, Uzbekistan, 24
Germán Alcántara, baritone, Argentina, 31
Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain, 24
Mario Bahg, tenor, South Korea, 29
Dominic Barberi, bass, United Kingdom, 30
Claire Barnett-Jones, mezzo-soprano, United Kingdom, 29
Guadalupe Barrientos, mezzo-soprano, Argentina, 32
Lada Bočková, soprano, Czech Republic, 27
Amanda Lynn Bottoms, mezzo-soprano, USA, 27
Piotr Buszewski, tenor, Poland, 26
Neven Crnić, baritone, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 25
Lauren Decker, contralto, USA, 29
Otgonbat Erdene, baritone, Mongolia, 29
Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala, 27
Alyona Guz, soprano, Ukraine, 30
Samuel Hasselhorn, baritone, Germany, 29
Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia, 32
Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea, 27
Sungho Kim, tenor, South Korea, 29
Bongani Justice Kubheka, baritone, South Africa, 28
Mykhailo Malafii, tenor, Ukraine, 28
Héloïse Mas, mezzo-soprano, France, 31
Luvuyo Mbundu, baritone, South Africa, 26
Felicia Moore, soprano, USA, 31
Julia Muzychenko, soprano, Russia, 25
Maria Nazarova, soprano, Russia, 30
Christina Nilsson, soprano, Sweden, 29
Daniel Noyola, bass, Mexico, 27
Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, countertenor, USA/Germany, 25
Igor Onishchenko, baritone, Ukraine, 26
Christian Pursell, bass-baritone, USA, 28
Damir Rakhmonov, tenor, Uzbekistan, 30
Liv Redpath, soprano, USA, 27
Mario Rojas, tenor, Mexico/Spain, 25
Carlos Enrique Santelli, tenor, USA, 27
Anna Shapovalova, soprano, Russia, 31
Grigorii Shkarupa, bass, Russia, 29
Carolyn Sproule, mezzo-soprano, Canada, 31
Robert Watson, tenor, USA, 31
Matthew White, tenor, USA, 27