Judging panel includes: Patricia Bardon Amanda Roocroft Alisdair Hogarth Saffron van Zwanenberg
The Maureen Lehane Vocal Awards is a competition for young singers and accompanists aged 22 to 30. It seeks to recognise potential and offers the following prizes: 1st Prize £2,000; 2nd Prize £1,000; 3rd Prize £500; Accompanist Prize £1,000; Audience Prize £250. The young finalists, selected from the preliminary auditions in October, will each present a programme of works by Handel, Peter Wishart and two pieces of their own choice. Recent winners include Julien van Mellaerts, Patrick Terry and Nardus Williams.