The 4th International Otto Edelmann Singing Competition-Vienna was prevented from 02nd till 21th of August 2016.
This wear will see the International Otto Edelmann Singing Competition-Vienna take place for the fourth time with the Department of Voice and Music Theatre at the mdw - University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna as its host. This competition is directed at outstandingly talented opera- and operetta-trained syoung singers from all over the world.
In all 92 participants (19-30 years) have entered from 31 countries (therefrom 10 partisipants of isaOperaVienna).
1. Prize: Adriana Gonzalez, Sopran (Guatemala)
2. Prize: Nela Saric, Sopran (Croatia)
3. Prize: Slavka Zamecnikova, Sopran (Slovakia)
Prize for the Best Young talent sponsered by Schloß Schönbrunn Kultur- und Betriebsges.m.b.H. Vienna:
Alexander Grassauer, Bass
ottoedelmannsociety-Publikumspreis sponsered by HYPO Landesbank Vorarlberg:
Daegu Opera-House Award sponsered by World Culture Network G.m.b.H:
Spezial Prize Engagement at the Daegu Opera House, South Korea:
Wonyong Kang, Bass
Spezial Prize Engagement at the Newport Music Festival, USA:
Piotr Buszewski, Tenor
Spezial Prize Engagement at the Oper Burg Gars in „Die Zauberflöte“ 2017:
Samantha Farber, Managing Director sonoartists
Myungki Park, director, Opera House Daegu, South Korea
Mag.phil. Esther Schollum (Vorsitzende), proprietor of the opera and concert agency Esther Schollum Artists’ Management
Erich Seitter, proprietor of the singers' agency „Bühnenvermittlung Erich Seitter“ until 2008, artistic consultant at various opera houses
Walter Vladarski, proprietor of the singers' agency Opera Vladarski
Johannes Wildner, artistic director of the Opernfestivals Oper Burg Gars
Istvan Matyas, Manfred Schiebel
Here you can provide an insight into the final round: