Houston Grand Opera presents Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers Concert of Arias
Houston Grand Opera will present the 31st annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers Concert of Arias. The competition and its final round, the Concert of Arias, are held annually to identify candidates for HGO’s internationally acclaimed Studio program, which nurtures young artists who have the potential for major careers in opera. Past prize winners who are now artists on the international stage include Jamie Barton, Joyce DiDonato, Ana María Martínez, Ryan McKinny, and Tamara Wilson.
The evening begins with a champagne reception at 6 pm and the vocal competition commences at 7 pm. Current HGO Studio artists will also perform. Following the concert, artists, patrons, and underwriters will be seated for a dinner post-concert.