The contestants having passed all the rounds of the contest will compete for the main prizes. After the audition, the verdict of the Jury will be announced.
Finalists of the 52nd “Francisco Viñas” International Singing Contest. Piano accompaniment.
In 1963, Dr. Jacint Vilardell, patron of the arts from Barcelona, founded the contest in memory of the famous catalan tenor Francisco Viñas. At his death, he was succeeded by his daughter Maria Vilardell, who took care of the competition for 44 years, being, together with the Gran Teatre del Liceu, the driving force behind the event. The “Francisco Viñas” Singing Contest enjoys great international prestige and is held with the support of the main opera houses in the world. Every year, the contests convenes in Barcelona the young voices from around the world.