The twenty-sixth annual Riccardo Zandonai International Competition for Young Opera Singers is open to young opera singers of any nationality born after 1st January 1984
First Prize 8,000 euros
Second Prize 5,000 euros
Third Prize 3,000 euros –
Riccardo Zandonai prize: A special prize of 3,000 euros will be awarded for the best interpretation of chamber music lyrics and/or pieces from the opera repertoire of Riccardo Zandonai. Participation in this part of the competition is optional.
The musicaRivafestival Prize* of participation in a concert or opera at the musicaRivafestival 2021
Special prizes for paid participation in concerts or opera performances, in roles to be agreed:
La Fenice Prize, Venice, Italy
Cia Ópera Prize, São Paulo, Brazil
The cost of overnight accomodation and breakfast at the Youth Hostel will be paid by the competition organisers and will be assigned subject to availability, on a first-come first-served basis when the registration fee is paid.