BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

International classical singers compete in the world-renowned singing contest.

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Audience Prize

Audience Prize
The winner of the Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize is Ben Johnson from England. Watch Ben's performance from concert four.

The Song Prize

The Song Prize

As well as winning the main prize, mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton, from USA, is the winner of the Song Prize 2013. Watch a clip from her winning performance.

Your memories

Your memories

Thanks to all of you who sent us your memories of the competition from the last 30 years. Here's a selection of them so far.

How to improve your singing

How to improve your singing
Watch exclusive online clips of vocal coach Mary King on the art of breathing while singing, exercising the jaw and why it's important to recognise the sort of singer you are.

In Pictures: 30 years of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World

Meet the competitors

Meet the competitors
Read about the 20 successful applicants and their programmes.

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Next competition: 2015

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2013 trophy (c Gareth Griffiths)

The next BBC Cardiff Singer of the World takes place 14-21 June 2015.

Frockwatch

Song prize two (c Brian Tarr)

Maggi Willis is the resident Frockwatcher for BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.