2011 Competition: Voice

Congratulations to all finalists of the 2011 Hugo Kauder Competition for Voice for your wonderful performances and musicianship!

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The winners from left to right: Claire DiVizio (second prize), David Pershall (first prize), Jamilyn Manning-White (third prize).





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The judges from left to right:
George Boziwick, Catherine Malfitano, Ken Benson



The Hugo Kauder Society is thrilled to have hosted its

Seventh Annual Hugo Kauder International Music Competition: for Voice, on June 10 and 11, 2011


The Finalists were selected from a recorded round to compete on June 10th at the Live Final Round.  Their bios and photos can be viewed by clicking on the names to the right.  Please scroll down to learn more about the Live Round judges.

Dates and Locations:
10 June 2011: Live Competition, 11am to 5pm
at the Neighborhood Music School in New Haven, CT (100 Audubon Street).
11 June 2011: Winners Concert, 12pm to 2pm
at Yale University's Sprague Memorial Hall in New Haven, CT (470 College Street)
The concert was broadcasted by
Live Stream from Sprague Hall:
http://music.yale.edu/media/video_lo.html  (Video)
http://music.yale.edu/media/audio_spr.html  (Audio)

Click here for Invitation Poster

Click here for Press Release

Live Round Judges:

Catherine Malfitano


Catherine Malfitano, world renowned operatic soprano and member of the voice faculty of Manhattan School of Music.  For bio click here.



Ken Benson 

Ken Benson, Artists' Manager, for 25 years as Vice President of Columbia Artists Management.  For bio click here.




George Boziwick 

George Boziwick, Chief of the Music Division of the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.  For bio click here.




Application Procedure (deadline has ended):
Click here to download Poster Call
Click here to download Detailed Information
Click here to download Entry Form

Click here to see Kauder scores for voice.