Award winners 2015

8th Nadia and Lili Boulanger International Voice-Piano Competition

FINAL ROUND OF SUNDAY NOVEMBER 15th, 2015

AWARD WINNERS:

DUO GRAND PRIZE (12 000 €):

Marie PERBOST, soprano and Joséphine AMBROSELLI BRAULT, pianist

The prize was offered with the generous support of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco

GERMAN LIED PRIZE (6 000 €):

Marta FONTANALS, mezzo-soprano and Ricardo GOSALBO, pianist

FRENCH MELODY PRIZE (6 000 €):

Adèle CHARVET, mezzo-soprano and Florian CAROUBI, pianist

Special Mention

For the best performance of Cabaret Voltaire by Graciane Finzi,
the song commissioned by the competition:
Magali Arnault Stanczak, soprano and Sanja Bizjak, pianist


Nota bene

Because of the attacks in Paris, the Final round of the contest took place at the Fondation Singer Polignac, welcomed there in extremis with a great show of solidarity.


Jury

Imogen Cooper (pianist), Hartmut Höll (pianist), Marcel Quillévéré (tenor)
Pascal Rogé (pianist), David Selig (pianist), Éric Tappy (tenor)
Karen Vourc’h (soprano), Patricia Wise (soprano) and
Ronald Zollman conductor, President of the jury


Final round candidates

Magali Arnault Stanczak – Soprano, France / Sanja Bizjak – Pianist, France
Adèle Charvet – France Mezzo-soprano / Florian Caroubi – Pianist, France
Marianne Croux – Soprano, France / Bianca Chillemi – Pianist, France
Harmonie Deschamps – Soprano, France / Michalis Boliakis – Pianist, Greece
Lauren Swan Edwards – Soprano, United States / Anni Aurora Laukkanen – Pianist, Finland
Marta Fontanals-Simmons – Mezzo-soprano, United Kingdom / Ricardo Gosalbo Pianist, France
Marie-Laure Garnier – Soprano, France / Célia Oneto Bensaid – Pianist, France
Armelle Khourdoïan – Soprano, France / Eloïse Bella Kohn – Pianist, France
Qianyun Lin – Soprano, China / Benjamin Brunet – Pianist, France
Marie Perbost – Soprano, France / Joséphine Ambroselli Brault – Pianist, France

Salle du conservatoire