2023 Competition

London Handel Festival - 2023 Competition

We were pleased to have proceeded on Thursday 16 March with the Final of the 2023 Handel Singing Competition.


Here are the final results.

Winner of Carne Trust Prize (first) – FLORIAN STÖRTZ bass-baritone

Winner of second prize, supported by the Michael Ewart fund – LAURA PEREŠIVANA soprano

Winner of audience prize – LAURA PEREŠIVANA soprano


Oliver Mears (Artistic Director of the Royal Opera House), Jo Buckley (CEO of Dunedin Consort), Mhairi Lawson (Soprano) and Christian Curnyn (Conductor).