The annual Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards have been supporting aspiring young singers for 25 years. The opportunity afforded to finalists, a recital in the Wigmore Hall, is a dream of every applicant. Past winners have included Christopher Maltman, Amanda Echalaz, Dawid Kimberg, Anna Devin and Madeleine Pierard. See the full Hall of Fame.
Final: 1pm, Friday 10 November 2017
Wigmore Hall, London
Mary Nelson (Award Winner 1995)
Faafetai Jonathan Lemalu
Chaired by Saffron van Zwanenberg, Jackdaws Artistic Director
This competition is for singers and accompanists aged 22-30 inclusive, presenting a programme of Handel, Peter Wishart as well as an own choice song for each round. Held in the Autumn with the final at the Wigmore Hall.
Generously supported by the Rosemary Budgen Charitable Trust, Cooper Hall Emerging Artists and a Private Legacy donation.
Preliminary Auditions: 14 & 15 October
Complete and return the 25th Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards Application and return by post / email to firstname.lastname@example.org with supporting documents and entry fee of £25 (plus further £20 if you require the official accompanist).
Entry Deadline: Friday 6 October, 5pm
Application does not guarantee an audition.
Holly Marie Bingham, Mezzo-Soprano
Sam Carl, Bass
Nardus Williams, Soprano