Prizewinners of the 10th Competition (2017)

1st Prize:     Abigail Levis (mezzo-soprano, USA)
2nd Prize:   Taras Berezhansky (bass, Ukraine)
3rd Prize:    Eszter Zemlényi (soprano, Hungary)

Finalists: 
Margarita Levchuk (soprano, Belarus)                   Modestas Sedlevičius (baritone, Lithuania) 
Laura Teivāne (soprano, Latvia) 

The best "Ave Maria" - 
Modestas Sedlevičius [see here]

The audience favorite - 
Margarita Levchuk

Best accompanist - 
Ērika Apeine (Latvia)

SEMI-FINALISTS of 2017

Pelageya Kurennaya (Russia)
Denys Zhdanov (Ukraine)
Samuli Taskinen (Finland)
Hélène Walter (France)
Hugo Laporte (Canada)
Jaka Mihelač (Slovenia)
Mirjam Mesak (Estonia)
Marcela Wierzbicka (Poland)
Tetiana Chaika (Ukraine)
Yael Raanan-Vandor (Israel)

The Competition had 246 applicants this year.