The Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition

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Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition

This Competition celebrates the art of the song recital and honours the Lied’s place at the heart of the genre. In the 17 years since its foundation, the Competition has grown in status and prestige, and continues to attract singers and pianists from around the world, aged 33 or under, keen to embark on significant recital careers.

Providing an invaluable opportunity for feedback and guidance from a jury consisting of the highest calibre of internationally renowned artists and directors from the world’s elite concert halls and music festivals, the Competition also promotes the exchange of ideas between artists from all over the world, and presents an important platform for public performance and the expansion of repertoire.

The 2015 Competition will run from Sunday 6 to Thursday 10 September inclusive.

Watch an introduction to the Competition

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