–  The New York Times

See the complete list of Operalia Winners

2019 – 2010

2009 – 2000

1998 – 1993

2016 – Guadalajara, Mexico

2015 – London, England

2014 – Los Angeles, USA

2013 – Verona, Italy

2012 – Beijing, China

2011 – Moscow, Russia

2010 – Milan, Italy

2009 – Pécs & Budapest

2008 – Québec, Canada

2007 – Paris, France

2006 – Paris, France

2005 – Lake Costance

2004 – Los Angeles, USA

2003 – Madrid, Spain

2002 – Valencia, Spain

2001 – Washington D.C., USA

2000 – Los Angeles, USA

1999 – San Juan, Puerto Rico

1998 – Hamburg, Germany

1997 – Tokyo, Japan

1996 – Bordeaux, France

1995 – Madrid, Spain

1994 – Mexico City, Mexico

1993 – Paris, France

2019 – Prague, Czech Republic

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

Zarzuela Prize Pepita Embil de Domingo

Adriana Gonzalez, soprano, Guatemala

Zarzuela Prize Don Plácido Domingo

Xabier Anduaga, tenor, Spain

Prize of the Audience

Maria Kataeva, mezzo-soprano, Russia

Gihoon Kim, baritone, South Korea

CulturArte Prize

Anna Shapovalova, soprano, Russia

2018 – Lisbon, Portugal

First Prize

Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano, Canada/Italy

Pavel Petrov, tenor, Belarus

Second Prize

Samantha Hankey, mezzo-soprano, USA

Migran Agadzhanyan, tenor, Russia

Third Prize

Rihab Chaieb, mezzo-soprano, Canada

Arseny Yakovlev, tenor, Russia

Birgit Nilsson Prize

Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano, Canada/Italy

Samantha Hankey, mezzo-soprano, USA

Zarzuela Prize Pepita Embil de Domingo

Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano, Canada/Italy

Zarzuela Prize Don Plácido Domingo

Pavel Petrov, tenor, Belarus

Luis Gomes, tenor, Portugal

Prize of the Audience

Emily D’Angelo, mezzo-soprano, Canada/Italy

Luis Gomes, tenor, Portugal

CulturArte Prize

Josy Santos, mezzo-soprano, Brazil

2017 – Astana, Kazakhstan

First Prize

Adela Zaharia, soprano – Romania

Levy Sekgapane, tenor – South Africa

Second Prize

Kristina Mkhitaryan, soprano – Russia

Davide Giusti, tenor – Italy

Third Prize

Maria Mudryak, soprano – Kazakhstan

Leon Kim, baritone – South Korea

Birgit Nilsson Prize

Oksana Sekerina, soprano – Russia

Boris Prýgl, bass-baritone – Czech Republic

Zarzuela Prize Pepita Embil de Domingo

Adela Zaharia, soprano – Romania

Zarzuela Prize Don Plácido Domingo

Marco Ciaponi, tenor – Italy

Luis Gomes, tenor, Portugal

Prize of the Audience

Maria Mudryak, soprano – Kazakhstan

Leon Kim, baritone – South Korea

CulturArte Prize

Sooyeon Lee, soprano – South Korea

2021 -

2021 – Moscow, Russia

2010 - 2019

2010 – Milan, Italy

2011 – Moscow, Russia

2012 – Beijing, China

2013 – Verona, Italy

2014 – Los Angeles, USA

2015 – London, England

2016 – Guadalajara, Mexico

2016 – Guadalajara, Mexico

2017 – Astana, Kazhakstan

2018 – Lisbon, Portugal

2019 – Prague, Czech Republic

2000 - 2009

2000 – Los Angeles, USA

2001 – Washington D.C, USA

2002 – Paris, France

2003 – Lake Constance

2004 – Los Angeles, USA

2005 – Madrid, Spain

2006 – Valencia, Spain

2007 – Paris, France

2008- Québec, Canada

2009- Pécs and Budapest

1993 - 1999

1994 – Mexico City, Mexico

1995 – Madrid, Spain

1996 – Bordeaux, France

1997 – Tokyo, Japan

1998 – Hamburg, Germany

1999 – San Juan, Puerto Rico

A

Migran Agadzhanyan, Tenor, 2018

Simone Alberghini, Bass, 1994

Maria Teresa Alberola, Soprano, 2006

Kate Aldrich, Mezzo, 2002

Dinara Alieva, Soprano, 2010

Orlin Anastassov, Bass, 1999

Konstyantyn Andreyev, Tenor, 2000

Xabier Anduaga, Tenor, 2019

Thiago Arancam, Tenor, 2008

Oxana Arkaeva, Soprano, 1994

Javier Arrey, Baritone, 2011

Ainhoa Arteta, Soprano, 1993

Brian Asawa, Countertenor, 1994

B

Jae-Chul Bae, Tenor, 1998

René Barbera, Tenor, 2011

Isabel Bayrakdaryan, Soprano, 2000

Vitaliy Billyy, Baritone, 2004

Jordan Bisch, Bass, 2009

David Bizic, Bass-Baritone, 2007

Benjamin Bliss, Tenor, 2013

Angel Blue, Soprano, 2009

Andrei Breous, Baritone, 2000

Nicholas Brownlee, Bass-Baritone, 2016

Janai Brugger, Soprano, 2012

Roman Burdenko, Baritone, 2012

Olga Busuioc, Soprano, 2011

C

Joseph Calleja, Tenor, 1999

Mariola Cantarero, Soprano, 1999

Marco Caria, Baritone, 2007

Mario Cassi, Baritone, 2003

Marco Ciaponi, Tenor, 2017

Arturo Chacón-Cruz, Tenor, 2005

Rihab Chaieb, Mezzo, 2018

Hae-Ji Chang, Soprano, 2013

Mario Chang, Tenor, 2014

Jenniffer Check, Soprano, 2003

Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, Countertenor, 2019

Anaïs Constans, Soprano, 2014

Carlos Cosias, Tenor, 1998

Marina Costa-Jackson, Soprano, 2016

Anthony Roth Costanzo, Countertenor, 2012

Tracy Cox, Soprano, 2013

José Cura, Tenor, 1994

D

Adriana Damato, Soprano, 2003

Maya Dashuk, Soprano, 2001

Lise Davidsen, Soprano, 2015

Stéphane Degout, Baritone, 2012

Joyce Di Donato, Mezzo, 1998

Kinga Dobay, Mezzo, 2005

Vladimir Dmitruk, Tenor, 2013

Elsa Dreisig, Soprano, 2016

E

Amartuvshin Enkhbat, Baritone, 2012

F

Andion Fernandez, Soprano, 1998

Giuseppe Filianoti, Tenor, 1999

Dimitrios Flemotomos, Tenor, 2009

Maria Fontosh, Soprano, 2002

Bruce Fowler, Tenor, 1994

Elizabeth Futral, Soprano, 1995

G

Aurelio Gabaldón, Tenor, 2007

Antonio Gandía, Tenor, 2001

Jesus Garcia, Tenor, 2003

Oziel Garcia-Ornelas, Baritone, 1996

Aida Garifullina, Soprano, 2013

Carmen Giannattasio, Soprano, 2002

Giuseppe Gipali, Tenor, 2003

Rachele Gilmore, Soprano, 2007

Davide Giusti, Tenor, 2017

Luis Gomes, Tenor, 2018

Adriana Gonzalez, Soprano, 2019

Joshua Guerrero, Tenor, 2014

Sébastien Gueze, Tenor, 2006

H

Samantha Hankey, Mezzo, 2018

Juan Carlos Heredia, Baritone, 2016

Nancy Fabiola Herrera, Mezzo, 1996

John Holiday, Countertenor, 2014

Joshua Hopkins, Baritone, 2005

Ioan Hotea, Tenor, 2015

Kiandra Howarth, Soprano, 2015

Claudia Huckle, Contralto, 2013

I

Carla Maria Izzo, Soprano, 1997

J

Brian Jagde, Tenor, 2012

Maria Jooste, Soprano, 2004

K

Joseph Kaiser, Tenor, 2005

Hyoung-Kyoo Kang, Baritone, 2001

Nadezhda Karyazina, Soprano, 2012

Maria Kataeva, Mezzo, 2019

María Katzarava, Soprano, 2008

Ketevan Kemoklidze, Mezzo, 2008

Anna Kiknadze, Mezzo, 2002

Gihoon Kim, Baritone, 2019

Konu Kim, Tenor, 2016

Sung Eun Kim, Soprano, 1995

Arnold Kocharyan, Baritone, 2000

Dmitry Korchak, Tenor, 2004

Maika Kovalevska, Soprano, 2006

Nataliya Kovalova, Soprano. 2004

Vitalij Kowaljow, Bass, 1999

Oksana Kramaryeva, Soprano, 2008

Alexey Kudrya, Tenor, 2009

Olga Kulchynska, Soprano, 2016

Woo Kyung Kim, Tenor, 2004

L

Vasily Ladyuk, Baritone, 2005

Rame Lahaj, Tenor, 2016

Valeriano Lanchas, Bass, 2001

Jaesig Lee, Tenor, 2011

Ekaterina Lekhina, Soprano, 2007

Chang Yong Liao, Baritone, 1997

Ao Li, Bass-Baritone, 2013

Che Jun Lim, Bass, 2010

David Lomeli, Tenor, 2006

Giordano Luca, Tenor, 2010

Irina Lungu, Soprano, 2004

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