Saengerbund Awards - A German Vocal Competition

A contest for the support, development and preservation of German Singing.

Limited to young adults aged 21-30.
Repertoire from opera, oratorio, German operetta, Lieder or folk song
will be presented at the finals in a concert on January 20, 2018 at 7:30 PM
at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1311 Holman St., Houston, Texas 77004.

1st: Carl C. Zeus Founders Award $2000
2nd: Sylphia Busse Director Emeritus Award $1500
3rd: Richard E. McGinty Dir. Emeritus Award $1200
4th: Karl Amelang Director Emeritus Award $1000
5th: Leona Beck Memorial Award $500
6th: Hans and Greta Goppert Memorial Award $500
7th: James R. Braun Memorial Award $400
8th: Florence Terpe Schmidt Memorial Award $400

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Houston Saengerbund German Vocal Music Competition

Ricardo Rivera - 1st
Geoffrey Hahn - 2nd
Emily Helenbrook - 3rd
Christian Mark Gibbs - 4th
Catherine Goode - 5th
Sunyeop Hwang - 6th
Hanna Lee - 7th
Jena Carpenter - 8th

Click here to see the press release!