Wirth Vocal Prize 2020-2021: Final


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Webcast from Pollack Hall

Wirth Vocal Prize 2020-2021 Finalists (in order of performance):

Jacqueline Woodley, soprano with Jennifer Szeto, piano and Sylvain Bergeron, archlute

Wesley Harrison, tenor with Esther Gonthier, piano

Emily Richter, soprano with Rebecca Klassen-Wiebe, piano



The Wirth Vocal Prize, established as a result of Elizabeth Wirth’s landmark gift in 2015, is awarded annually to an outstanding voice student at the Schulich School of Music who demonstrates exceptional skill and artistry. The first-place prize in the competition is valued at $25,000, a maximum of three runners-up will receive a $1000 prize.


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