Ton & Erklärung 2018

The Competition

Anna Buchberger © Anna Meuer
Orchesternoten „Ton & Erklärung" 2008 © D. Butzmann

Terms of Participation & Application

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

Jury

Jury Gesangswettbewerb 2010 © Mechthild Schneider

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

Notenständer „Ton & Erklärung“ 2017 © Sima Dehgani

Schedule & Repertoire

Workshop 
Wednesday, 20.6.2018

Quarterfinal Round (Recital with piano)
Thursday, 21.6.2018

Semifinal Round (Recital with piano)
Friday, 22.6.2018

Final Round (with orchestra)
Saturday, 23.6.2018

Prizes

Preisträgerkonzert "Ton & Erklärung" 2017 © Stefan Obermeier

The prize money totaling 15.000€ for the First and Second Prize.  

Valentino Worlitzsch, Laura Moinian and Friedrich Thiele © Sima Dehgani
© Holger Talinski
"Ton und Erklärung" 2015: Dr. Clemens Börsig, Anna Buchberger (2. Platz), Elisabeth Brauß (1. Preis), Fabian Müller (1. Preis), Prof. Dr. Edward G. Krubasik (v.l.n.r.) © Felix Grünschloss