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Handel Singing Competition 2020 – application to enter

Handel Singing Competition 2020 – application to enter

Please read the relevant pages on the Handel Singing Competition section of our website, especially our ‘Notes for Singers’ document on the 2020 Handel Singing Competition page before you enter.


First Prize: £5000
Second Prize: £2000
Audience Prize: £300
Finalist Award: £300

Age Limit

23 to 34 years old as of 1 February 2020 i.e. you must be at least 23 years old and no older than 34 on this date.

Deadline for Entry

1 December
12 midnight (UK Time)

All applications must be made via our online booking process here. Please click ‘Book Tickets’ on the right hand side and then enter 1 against your voice type (Counter-Tenors, please enter as an Alto) and continue with entering your details. If you do not already have a registered account with us, you will need to enter your details as a new user. Applications can be made from 1 November 2019.

There is a two-stage process to entering the compeition.  Firstly, please register and pay here (‘Book Tickets’), and then complete the ‘Further Details’ form available here.


There is registration fee of £46.50 (£44 application + £2.50 transaction fee) payable for entering the competition, to be made through our online application process.