Rochester International Vocal Competition

Thrilling performances of vocal artistry mark careers in the making as international competitors demonstrate the expressive power of the human voice through polished renditions of the most moving classics of opera, art song, and oratorio. Distinguished judges offer constructive commentary in real-time, before choosing the winners.

Watch as rising stars emerge in the 13th Annual Rochester International Vocal Competition final round, held before a live audience on May 4, 2019.

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The Judges

Winners

It is such an honor to receive first place and the Audience Favorite award at the competition. It was such a marvelous group of singers and was a really wonderful experience.

Jonathan Beyer // First Prize Winner and Audience Favorite

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