Opera Index Vocal Competition Winner
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
The recital will feature countertenor Siman Chung
, winner of the Arthur E. Walters Memorial Award at the 2015 Opera Index Vocal Competition. His program, with pianist Binna Han
, will include selections by Handel, Mozart, Brahms, Chausson and Quilter.
One of America’s major vocal competitions, Opera Index has given awards totaling more than $1 million to 365 singers since 1984. The auditions for the vocal competition are held each October, and awards are given to two categories of singers: those who are on the cusp of a major career and those who are in the early phase of a promising career.