The competition for voice is open to musicians of all nations studying in Germany or German students studying abroad born between 2001 and 1988.
April, 5 2018: Deadline for registration
June, 20.-23.2018: Competition in Leverkusen
October, 7 2018: Prize Winners' Concert at Deutsche Oper am Rhein
KS Prof. Brigitte Fassbaender, Jury Chairman
Prof. Christoph Meyer, Director of Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf Duisburg
KS Prof. Christiane Iven, Hochschule für Musik und Theater München
Thorsten Schmidt, Festival Director of "Heidelberger Frühling"
Helga Machreich, Managing Director "Machreich Artists Management"
Tobias Hasan, Head of Artistic Management "Staatsoper Berlin"
Dr. Eleonore Büning, Music Journalist
Dr. Franziska Nentwig, Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft, Berlin
Gremium Musik, Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft, Berlin
Quarterfinal Round (Recital with piano)
Semifinal Round (Recital with piano)
Final Round (with orchestra)
The prize money totaling 15.000€ for the First and Second Prize.