Winners of the 10th Moniuszko Competition

PRESCRIBED PRIZES

FIIRST PRIZE – EUR 15,000 - MARIA MOTOLYGINA (Russia)

SECOND PRIZE – EUR 11,000 - SLÁVKÁ ZAMEČNÍKOVÁ (Slovakia)

THIRD PRIZE – EUR 9,000 - LONG LONG (China)

FOURTH PRIZE – EUR 7,000 - RUSLANA KOVAL (Ukraine)

FIFTH PRIZE - EUR 5,000 - GIHOON KIM (South Korea)

SIXTH PRIZE – EUR 4,000 - PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland)

THE MARIA FOŁTYN PRIZE for the best performance of a Stanisław Moniuszko Piece: EUR 8,000 – LONG LONG (China)

Prize for the best performance of a song by Mieczysław Weinberg: EUR 2,000 - JAN ŻĄDŁO (Poland)

Prize for the best pianist (born not earlier than on 6 May 1984): EUR 1,500 - ALEKSANDER CHODACKI (Poland)

SPECIAL PRIZES

Prize of the Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera for the outstanding pianist (born not earlier than on 6 May 1984): EUR 1,000 - RADOSŁAW ZAWORSKI (Poland)

Prize of the Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera for the best promising participant, who did not enter the Final: EUR 1,500 - STEFAN ASTAKHOV (Germany/Poland)

Prize of the Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera: invitation to participate in the selected performance - MARIA MOTYLYGINA (Russia)

AUDIENCE PRIZE funded by PZU S.A. - sponsor of the Teatr Wielki - Polish National Opera and the 10th International Stnisław Moniuszko Vocal Competition for the Finalist selected by the Competition audience: EUR 5,000 - PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland)

POLISH RADIO PRIZE: invitation to record with the Polish Radio Orchestra - LONG LONG (China)

POLSKIE WYDAWNICTWO MUZYCZNE PRIZE for the most beautiful performance of a Polish song from the 20th/21st century: EUR 2,000 - ALINA ADAMSKI (Poland)

PRIZE OF THE PRESIDENT OF TVP (POLISH TELEVISION): PLN 10,000 (the Prizewinner will be also invited to the programme „Scena klasyczna” in the „TVP Kultura” channel) - PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland)

PRIZES FROM THE KOSCIUSZKO FOUNDATION (USA) funded by ANN COX ZAGOREOS:

  • TWO CARLO MARIA GIULINI PRIZES awarded in the male and female vocal categories – prize in memory of Carlo Maria Giulini, for a performance of profound musical expression drawing on the essence of humanity: USD 5,000 - MARIA OSTROUKHOVA (Russia), LUIS QUIROS (Costa Rica)
  • JAN AND EDWARD RESZKE PRZIE for the best performance of a Polish work by a foreign entrant: USD 3,000 - YAJIE ZHANG (China) (for the song Moja Pieszczotka)
  • MARTA EGGERTH AND JAN KIEPURA PRIZE for the most promising Polish singer, who is not a winner of a prescribed prize: USD 2,000 - MONIKA BUCZKOWSKA (Poland)

BOGUSŁAW KACZYŃSKI PRIZE for the best Polish singer: PLN 10,000 funded by ORFEO - the Bogusław Kaczyński Foundation - PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland)

MARCELLA SEMBRICH-KOCHAŃSKA PRIZE for the youngest finalist: USD 2,000 funded by the Marcella Sembrich Memorial Association (USA) - CODY QUATTLEBAUM (USA)

PRIZE OF THE SOCIETY OF OPERA AND BALLET LOVERS AFFILIATED WITH THE TEATR WIELKI - POLISH NATIONAL OPERA for the best singer among 2nd stage participants not chosen for the finals: PLN 2,000 – YURIY HADZETSKYY (Ukraine)

SINFONIA VARSOVIA ORCHESTRA PRIZE: invitation for the chosen finalist to take part in a concert during a music event organized by the orchestra - LONG LONG (China)

PRIZES OF THE LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN ASSOCIATION AND THE LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN EASTER FESTIVAL: invitations to take part in the 24th Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival (29/03 - 12/04/2020)- PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland), CODY QUATTLEBAUM (USA)

PIOTR BECZAŁA’S PRIZE for the best interpretation of a Stanisław Moniuszko aria: invitation to take part in a concert with the Artist - LONG LONG (China)

JERZY SEMKOW POLISH SINFONIA IUVENTUS ORCHESTRA PRIZE in the form of a concert with Sinfonia Iuventus in the 2019/20 season - PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland)

PRIZES OF THE CASTLE OPERA IN SZCZECIN: invitation to take part in the International Opera Gala ending the Moniuszko Inspiration! Festival - ZLATA KHERSHBERG (Russia/Israel), ALEXANDRA NOWAKOWSKI (USA/Poland), MATHEUS POMPEU (Brazil)

PRIZE OF THE MOSCOW SUMMER OPERA FESTIVAL „NEW OPERA WORLD 2019”: invitation to take part in the Festival - PAWEŁ TROJAK (Poland)

PRIZE OF THE TEATR WIELKI IN POZNAŃ: invitation to take part in a performance of Stanisław Moniuszko’s The Haunted Manor staged as part of the European Opera Directing Prize international competition - GIHOON KIM (South Korea)

PRIZE OF THE ARTUR RUBINSTEIN ŁÓDŹ PHILHARMONIC: invitation to take part in a concert as the singer of a solo part featuring the Łódź Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra and Choir - LONG LONG (China)

TWO PRIZES OF THE FESTIVAL OF POLISH MUSIC: invitations to give a recital at the Festival of Polish Music in Kraków, in the male and female vocal categories - VLADISLAV BUYALSKIY (Ukraine), SLÁVKÁ ZAMEČNÍKOVÁ (Slovakia)

TWO PRIZES OF THE KAROL NAMYSŁOWSKI SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA IN ZAMOŚĆ: invitations to perform with the Karol Namysłowski Symphony Orchestra in Zamość - MONIKA BUCZKOWSKA (Poland), PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland)

TWO PRIZES OF THE STANISŁAW MONIUSZKO KOSZALIN PHILHARMONIC awarded in the male and female vocal categories, for the best Polish singers: invitation to take part in a concert with the Koszalin Philharmonic Orchestra in the 2019/20 season - MONIKA BUCZKOWSKA (Poland), PIOTR BUSZEWSKI (Poland)

KRAKÓW CHAMBER OPERA PRIZE: invitation to take part in a performance at the Kraków Chamber Orchestra - MONIKA BUCZKOWSKA (Poland)

PRIZE OF THE MONIUSZKO MUSIC LOVERS SOCIETY for the best performance of a piece by Stanisław Moniuszko: a statuette by artist Marian Konieczny - LONG LONG (China)

PRIZE OF THE ARTUR MALAWSKI PODKARPACKA PHILHARMONIC IN RZESZÓW – invitation to take part in a concert - HUBERT ZAPIÓR (Poland)

SPECIAL PRIZE FROM PRESTO MAGAZINE: one year’s media care - the prize, worth PLN 9,600, is not a cash reward - HUBERT ZAPIÓR (Poland)