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  1. Halfway there

    Wednesday 10 June 2009, 11:57

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    Tuesday represents a milestone during Cardiff Singer week. It's the last day of the Song Prize preliminary round, so the appreciative audience which has been attending this event will now have to find something else to do with their afternoons for the rest of the week. They have been able to enjoy Geraint...

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  2. Weekend feast of song

    Monday 8 June 2009, 12:14

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    Torrential downpours were not enough to keep the devoted Cardiff Singer audience away from the New Theatre and St David's Hall over the weekend.

    The first singers to be heard in the 2009 competition were taking part in Recitals One and Two, on Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon. See...

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  3. Welcome and croeso!

    Friday 5 June 2009, 12:18

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    Most of the competitors have arrived in Cardiff, getting to know the city and each other, having rehearsals and giving interviews for the TV and radio coverage.

    On Thursday night, they were welcomed to Cardiff and the competition at a party at their hotel. It was their first chance to meet the army...

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  4. Countdown to Cardiff

    Thursday 28 May 2009, 12:20

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    Singers from all over the world start arriving in Wales next week ready to stake their claim for one of opera's most prestigious titles: BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.

    Find out about the singers along with the repertoire they will perform on the 2009 competitors page, and see the full performance...

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  5. Updates on the 2009 contestants

    Thursday 19 March 2009, 11:23

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    Unfortunately Daniela Lehner, who was to represent Austria at the 2009 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition, is indisposed and has had to withdraw. She will be replaced by the Bulgarian soprano, Emiliya Ivanova.

    Among the 25 rising stars competing in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2009, some...

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  6. Cardiff Singer 2009 is launched

    Thursday 5 March 2009, 11:26

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    • 25 singers named to compete in 2009 competition
    • More than 600 singers auditioned worldwide
    • Five new judges including Dame Gwyneth Jones
    • Andorra makes its competition debut

    The names of the 25 singers from across the continents who will travel to Wales to compete in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World are...

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  7. A message from Shenyang

    Wednesday 4 March 2009, 11:29

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    2007 winner of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.

    "When I was doing BBC Cardiff Singer of the World it was not easy for me because it's one of the best singing competitions. But BBC Wales and the staff of Cardiff Singer are the greatest partners to work with and they always make good plans for the competition...

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