Comité d'Honneur

The Chairman of the Comité d'Honneur is Bill Birch Reynardson CBE, the past chairman of Garsington Opera. The other members of the Comité are Dame Antoinette Sibley DBE, Prima Ballerina and opera lover, Christopher Hampson CBE, former Chairman of RMC Group plc and British Biotech plc and Lord Laidlaw of Rothiemay, founder of Institute for International Research Ltd (now part of Informa plc) .

The role of the Comité is to support the Festival in its artistic aims and provide guidance on its funding.

Young Artists Programmme 2015

Auditions will take place on the 10th and 11th of January 2015 in central London. Last deadline for applications is December 14th. Please send the application form + CV (pdf ) to azuriales@gmail.com. If your application is successful, you will receive an invitation during the week of December 15th for auditions in January.

2014 Competition

The winners of our 2014 International Competition are announced here