2024 Competition

Results of the 2024 International Handel Singing Competition


Winner of Carne Trust Prize (first) – WILLIAM FROST bass-baritone

Winner of second prize, supported by the Michael Ewart fund – CHARLOTTE BOWDEN soprano and ISABELLE HAILE Soprano

Winner of audience prize – ISABELLE HAILE soprano


David Gowland (Artistic Director of the Jette Parker Young Artists programme at the Royal Opera House), Sonia Prina (contralto), Anna Dennis (Soprano) Samir Savant (CEO of St George’s, Bristol) and John McMunn (CEO Academy of Ancient Music).