Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition Announces 2022 Winners

By David Salazar

The Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition has announced its 2022 winners.

Taking home first prize and 10,000 euros was Grish Martirosyan with Aebh Kelly taking home the second prize and 5,000 euros. Aaron Godfrey-Mayes was the recipient of 4,000 euros and the third prize while Laura Lolita Peresivana was given fourth place and 3,000 euros. Rounding out the top six were Zuzanna Nalewajek (fifth place and 2,000 euros) and Changdai Park (sixth prize and 1,000 euros).

This year’s jury featured Jane Carty, conductor Richard Bonynge, mezzo Tara Erraugh, Seattle Opera’s general director Christina Scheppelmann, the Artistic Director of the Royal Opera House’s Jette Parker Young Artists Programme David Gowland, casting director Isla Mundell-Perkin, and Met Opera artistic advisor Jonathan Friend.

The final round of the competition took place on August 30, 2022 in Dublin, Ireland.

You can watch the final round here: