1977/1978

16th Contest

Female voices:
1st Null
2nd Petranka Malakova (Bulgaria)
3rd Aprile Millo (USA)
    Monique Beuchat (Switzerland)

Male voices:
lº  Null
2nd Null
3rd Ionel Voineag (Romania)
    Enrico Giambarresi (Italy)
    Santiago Sánchez Gericó (Spain)

Special prizes:
To the best performer of Verdi: Aprile Millo (USA)
To the best Schubert performer: Cornelia Dietrich (Germany)
To the best Mozart performer: Willian Eichorn (USA)
To the best English Music performer: Patricia Rozario (India)
“C. Gomes" Medal for the best performer of Brazilian Music: Ronald Bermingham (Canada)
“Plácido Domingo" Award to the best Spanish Singer: Valentín Aguirre / Jesús Pinto
“Diputació de Barcelona” scholarship: Aldo Bertolo (Italy)
“Mercedes Viñas” scholarship: M. Àngels Peters (Spain)
“Mozarteum” scholarship in Salzburg: Patricia Rozario (India)
“Accademia Chigiana" scholarship in Siena: Boo Young-Hee (Korea)
Scholarship Florence International Courses "Enrico Caruso": Giuseppe de Matteis (Italy)

Jury 16th Contest

President

Mr. Roger Vuataz (Switzerland). Composer. Former President of the Geneva International Music Performance Competition. Member of several International Jurys.

 

Members

Mr. Joan Arnau (Spain). Crítico musical. Conferenciante.

Mr. Carles Caballé (Spain). Artistic Agent.

Ms. Carmen Garcia (Spain). Soprano. Operistic career in the main theatres of the world. Singing teacher.

Ms. Magda Iancoulescou (Romania). Soprano. Operistic career in the main theatres of the world. Professor of singing at the Bucharest Conservatory.

Mr. Yvon Le Marc-Hadour (France). Baritone. Singing teacher. Member of several International Competitions.

Mr. Emilio Núñez (Spain). Musicologist and Lecturer. Member of several international competitions.

Mr. Carlo Alberto Pizzini (Italy). Composer. Former Director of the Music Service of the R.A.I. Italyna. Member of the "Accademia di Santa Cecilia" in Rome. Member of several International Jurys.

Mr. Hermann Reutter (Germany). Pianist. Former Director of the Frankfurt and Stuttgart Conservatories. Member of several international juries.

Mr. Harold Rosenthal (Great Britain). Editor of the magazine "Opera", London.

Ms. Giuletta Simionato (Italy) Mezzo-soprano. Operistic career in the main theatres of the world. Recordings.