Huge success at the largest Polish competition !
Slávka Zámečníková has come 2nd in the Stanisław Moniuszko Vocal competition, the largest international singing contest in Poland. The 10th annual of this event featured around 400 competitors, 86 of whom were selected in three rounds. The competition was held in Teatr Wielki – Opera Narodova (Polish National Theatre) in Warsaw.
International Jury: Piotr Beczała, Jonathan Friend (Metropolitan Opera), Tobias Oliver Hasan (Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin), Boris Ignatov Staatsoper Stuttgart), Izabella Kłosińska (Teatr Wielki), Robert Körner (Opéra de Lyon), Gianluca Macheda (GM Art&Music), Pål Christian Moe (Bayerische Staatsoper & Glyndebourne Opera Festival), Nicholas Payne (Opera Europe), Alain Perroux (Festival d’Aix-en-Provence), John Allison (Opera Magazine), Ewa Podleś , Tobias Truniger (Bayerische Staatsoper) and Evamaria Wieser (Salzburg Festival & Lyric Opera of Chicago).
Read an article about her success (SK) :
Listen to her performance of the polish aria of Hanna (The Haunted Manor) by S.Moniuszko in the finals :