2022 Competition

London Handel Festival - 2022 Competition

The composer George Frideric Handel was known to encourage and train young, unestablished singers, many of whom rose to fame as his star soloists. We continue Handel’s great tradition of nurturing talent through our Handel Singing Competition, which is presented as part of the annual London Handel Festival. For full details, please click here to download. To enter the competition, the application form can be downloaded as a word document or pdf.

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

23 to 34 years old as of 1 February 2022 i.e. you must be at least 23 years old and no older than 34 on this date.

20 December 2021
12 midnight (UK Time)

All applications must be made via our online booking process here. Please click here to enter and on this page, click ‘book tickets’ then enter 1 against your voice type 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 8 November 2021.

Please enter by filling in your details and paying here, and then by completing the ‘Further Details’ form available on our website and sending it to competition@londonhandelfestival.org.uk

There is registration fee of £40 payable for entering the competition, to be made through our online application process.

For any questions regarding the 2022 Handel Singing Competition, please email competition@londonhandelfestival.org.uk