Award winners 2017

9th Nadia and Lili Boulanger International Voice-Piano Competition

FINAL ROUND OF SUNDAY OCTOBER 29th, 2017

AWARD WINNERS:

DUO GRAND PRIZE (12 000 €):

Ambroisine Bré, mezzo-soprano and Qiaochu Li, pianist

The prize was offered with the generous support of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco

GERMAN LIED PRIZE (6 000 €):

Sophia Burgos, soprano and Daniel Gerzenberg, pianist

FRENCH MELODY PRIZE (6 000 €):

Marie-Laure Garnier, soprano and Célia Oneto-Bensaid, pianist

Special Mention

For the best interpretation of Sonnet by Benoît Mernier,
specially composed for this edition of the Competition:
Ambroisine Bré, mezzo-soprano and Qiaochu Li, pianist


Jury

Gilles Cachemaille (baritone-bass), Véronique Gens (soprano), Anne Grappotte (pianist)
Raùl Herrera (pianist), Vincent Le Texier (baritone-bass), David Lively (pianist)
Felicity Palmer (mezzo-soprano), Maciej Pikluski (pianist) and
Ronald Zollman (conductor), president of the jury


Final round candidates

Marianne Croux - Soprano, France / Bianca Chillemi - Pianist, France
Jean-Christophe Fillol - Baritone, France / Daniel Rudolph - Pianist, Germany
Marie-Laure Garnier Mezzo-soprano, France / Célia Oneto-Bensaid - Pianist, France
Henry Neill - Baritone, United Kingdom / Somi Kim - Pianist, New-Zeland
Ambroisine Bré – Mezzo-soprano, France / Qiaochu Li - Pianist, China
Sophia Burgos - Soprano, United Sates / Daniel Gerzenberg - Pianist, Germany

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