IV. International Voice Competition "Accademia Belcanto"


The 4th International Voice Competition "Accademia Belcanto" under the direction of Natela Nicoli will take place in Graz. The International Jury will award prizes and special prizes.


Prices of the competition

1st prize: € 5.000, -

(donated by the city of Graz)


2nd prize: € 3.000, -



3rd prize: € 2.000, -


Recognition award - Young talent (up to 26 years): € 500, - 


Audience award: € 500, - *


* At the final of the competition the audience will vote their favorites.
According to this result, the public prize will be awarded.

Special Prizes:


Additional special prizes and honors of the Accademia Belcanto will be awarded to selected finalists at the discretion of the jury.

Registration for the competition



Registrations for the competition will be accepted until 30th JUNI. Let us receive a video / audio recording (as you-tube link, dropbox, wetransfer ...) as part of the order process.



THE PRE-SELECTION OF THE PARTICIPANTS takes place in electronic form. Upon receipt of the  processing fee of € 50,- we will check your qualifications as soon as possible. After thorough examination, we will inform you in time about being accepted for the Competition Accademia Belcanto and you receive an invitation for the first elimination round. Please note that you have to pay the additional participation fee in the high of € 90,-Only when the amount is received, the participant will be considered in the course of the competition.




After admission to the competition, please send us an e-mail to info@accademia-belcanto.com by 30th July:

  • a copy of your passport and
  • completed and signed form ABC
ABC 2018 - Wettbewerbsformular
Enter personal data, foto and program.
Enter surname and first name in the PDF document name.
Adobe Acrobat Dokument 1.4 MB

Time schedule of the competition:


If you have any questions regarding registration for the competition or masterclasses please contact the secretariat:


Mon-Fri, 09: 00-12: 00

+43 660 49 00 214


or write an email to: info@accademia-belcanto.com