Welcome to the 9th Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition

 

Our competition takes place 25th – 31st January 2019. Read the rules, find out key dates, meet our 2019 Jury and discover the competition prizes.

The rules

COMPETITION ELIGIBILITY

Find out if you are eligible to compete – read our competition rules and requirements.

Read the rules

Competition dates

LIVE AUDITIONS

Our live auditions are being held in the following cities throughout Autumn 2018.

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Our 2019 Jury

MEET THIS YEAR’S COMPETITION JURY

We are proud to introduce our distinguished Jury members – find out more about them.

Meet our Jury

Jane Carty

COMPETITION CHAIR


Richard Bonynge AC CBE

CONDUCTOR


Orla Boylan

SOPRANO


Peter Carwell

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE RICHARD TUCKER MUSIC FOUNDATION


John Gilhooly

DIRECTOR WIGMORE HALL, LONDON


Andreas Massow

MANAGER OF ARTISTIC ADMINISTRATION, BAVARIAN STATE OPERA


James Vaughan

RECITALIST & HEAD COACH, TEATRO ALLA SCALA MILAN


Evamaria Wieser

ARTISTIC ADMINISTRATOR, SALZBURG FESTIVAL
EUROPEAN CASTING CONSULTANT , LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO

Our prizes

WE OFFER SUBSTANTIAL PRIZES

All of our finalists receive a prize for competing in the Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition.

1ST PRIZE
€10,000

2ND PRIZE
€5,000

3RD PRIZE
€4,000

See all prizes

Applications are open

START YOUR APPLICATION

Applications close on Friday 14th September 2018.

Enter competition