2016 International Vocal Competition
Winners Concert & Gala Dinner
Photo Album

Dedicated to the memory of our beloved Licia Albanese
Click here for winners list

The concert


Jazz at Lincoln Center

Vice President, Brian O'Connor honoring President, Sachi Liebergesell

Kimono worn by Licia Albanese in Madam Butterfly at the Met in 1964

Opening remarks by Sachi Liebergesell

Singers sing National Anthem

National Anthem

National Anthem

National Anthem

National Anthem

National Anthem

Display of paraphernalia used by Licia Albanese

A fan used by Licia Albanese

Host, Brian Kellow

Pianists, Jonathan Kelly and Arlene Shrut

Distinguished Achievement Award, Bryan Hymel

Bryan Hymel

Distinguished Achievement Award, Mariana Zvetkova

Marian Zvetkova

Mariana Zvetkova

Lifetime Achievement Award, Lauren Flanigan

Lauren Flanigan

Lauren Flanigan

Grant Winner, Kidon Choi

Kidon Choi

Grant Winners, Alexander McKissick and Maria Natale

Alexander McKissick and Maria Natale

Alexander McKissick and Maria Natale

Grant Winners Mia Pafumi and Pawel Konik

Mia Pafumi and Pawel Konik

Mia Pafumi and Pawel Konik

Grant Winner Norman Garrett

Norman Garrett

Norman Garrett

Encouragement Winner Fanyong Du

Fanyong Du

Fanyong Du

Grant Winners Samantha Hankey and Amber Daniel

Arlene Shrut, Samantha Hankey, Aamber Daniel

Audience at Jazz at Lincoln Center

Distinguished Achievement Award Nadine Sierra

Nadine Sierra

Nadine Sierra and Brian Kellow

Distinguished Achievement Award Ailyn Perez and pianist

Ailyn Perez

Ailyn Perez

Special Guest Appearance Ricardo Tamura

Ricardo Tamura

Ricardo Tamura

Fifth Prize Winner Jared Bybee

Jare Bybee

Jane Kiepura, Marjan Kiepura and Jared Bybee

Fourth Prize Winner Tracy Cantin

Tracy Cantin

Tracy Cantin

Second Prize Winner Alasdair Kent

Alasdair Kent

Alasdair Kent

Second Prize winner Andre Courville

Andre Courville

Andre Courville

Angelo Vivolo, Alasdair Kent, Andre Courville

First Prize Winner Karen Barraza

Karen Barraza

Karen Barraza

Brian Kellow and Kare Barraza

Top Prize Winner Vanessas Vasquez

Vanessa Vasquez

Vanessa Vasquez

Betty Cooper Wallerstein and Vanessa Vasquez

Finale

Gala Reception and Dinner Photo Gallery

All photos: © Don Pollard