The next Klaudia Taev Competition is set to be held on 21-26th May 2019 in Pärnu, Estonia.

Auditions (1st round) will be held throughout January/February 2019 in more than 20 different cities!
More information will be provided closer to the auditions date.


Prizewinners of the 10th Competition (2017)

1st Prize:     Abigail Levis (mezzo-soprano, USA)
2nd Prize:   Taras Berezhansky (bass, Ukraine)
3rd Prize:    Eszter Zemlényi (soprano, Hungary)

Finalists: 
Margarita Levchuk (soprano, Belarus)                   Modestas Sedlevičius (baritone, Lithuania) 
Laura Teivāne (soprano, Latvia) 

The best "Ave Maria" - 
Modestas Sedlevičius   [See here]

The audience favorite - 
Margarita Levchuk

Best accompanist - 
Ērika Apeine (Latvia)

SEMI-FINALISTS:

Pelageya Kurennaya (Russia)
Denys Zhdanov (Ukraine)
Samuli Taskinen (Finland)
Hélène Walter (France)
Hugo Laporte (Canada)
Jaka Mihelač (Slovenia)
Mirjam Mesak (Estonia)
Marcela Wierzbicka (Poland)
Tetiana Chaika (Ukraine)
Yael Raanan-Vandor (Israel)

The Competition had 246 applicants this year (2017).