The International Singing Competition NEUE STIMMEN takes place every two years.
2021 is the next competition year. After a two months application phase, auditions are held
worldwide. The best performers qualify for the final round in Germany. Winners celebrate their success at the prize-winners concert.
The competition 2019 is closed! We will announce here when the next application phase for the competition 2021 will start. Here you can find the 2019 brochure for orientation.
Auditions ı April – August 2019
We will announce the pre-selections for the next competition here.
Final Round ı October 2021
The final round of the 2021 competition will be held in Germany from October 3-9, 2021. The semifinal and final concert will be accompanied by the Duisburg Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Jonathan Darlington. .
Prize winner concert
The prizewinners' concert will take place in Berlin in 2022.
Competent and committed
The international jury is made up of experienced professionals, including directors, conductors, pianists, music critics and casting directors, to guarantee the broadest possible understanding of the world of opera and music. Our experts have been working with young singers for many years and promoting opera talents is a cause very close to their hearts.
Long term partners contribute their know how
Many professionals with years of experience in opera making support our singers. In a combined effort the orchestra, the conductor and our pianists provide the contestants with active musical backing.