1983 - The Final

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

Brian Kay introduces the first ever Cardiff Singer of the World final from St David's Hall in Cardiff. Finland's Karita Mattila, Patricia Bardon from Eire, Northern Ireland's Angela Feeney, Greek Markella Hatziano, American Philip Skinner and Germany's Andrea Trauboth compete for the title.


Brian Kay
Frank Lincoln
Vincent Dowdall
Executive Producer
J. Mervyn Williams
Mari Griffith
Hefin Owen


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.


Song prize two (c Brian Tarr)

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

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