Ingo Metzmacher nominated for an International Opera Award

Ingo Metzmacher
International Opera Awards

Conductor Ingo Metzmacher has been nominated for a 2017 International Opera Award. The winners will be announced on May 7 at the London Coliseum. Founded in 2012, the International Opera Awards is an annual celebration of excellence in opera around the world. The aims of the Awards are to raise the profile of opera as an art form, to recognize and reward success in opera, and to generate funds to provide bursaries for aspiring talent in opera from around the world.

Over the last four years the International Opera Awards has raised funds for the Opera Awards Foundation to support 48 bursaries for aspiring artists, including singers, directors, conductors, répétiteurs and accompanists.

Judging of the International Opera Awards is carried out by a jury of industry professionals headed by Opera editor John Allison.

Learn more and see the full list of nominees here.