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BBC Cardiff Singer of the World: Main Prize Final (S2021EP6 BBC Four Sat 19 Jun 2021)



Main Prize Final: Petroc Trelawny and Josie d'Arby present full coverage of the final from St David's Hall, Cardiff as five exceptional performers compete to become BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2021.

Airdate: Sat 19 Jun 2021 at 19:30 on BBC Four

Season 2021 Episode 6

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World is a competition known throughout the classical music world as the premier showcase for opera and concert singers at the outset of their careers.

The competition is open to singers at the start of their professional careers, aged 18-32. After a three-stage selection process involving DVD and live auditions, 20 singers are invited to compete in Cardiff, to perform opera and concert music with full orchestra in four concerts, in front of a distinguished jury. The winner from each concert plus one wild card (the best of the rest) compete in the final in St David's Hall, Cardiff.