Opera Awards 2015 Date: 26 April 2015
Venue: The Savoy Theatre
& The Savoy Hotel, London

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The 2013 winners

We are delighted to announce the 2013 Opera Awards winners.

  • Metropolitan Opera

CD (Complete Opera)
  • Alessandro (Handel), c. George Petrou (Decca)

CD (Operatic Recital)
  • Christian Gerhaher: Romantic Arias (Sony)

  • Cape Town Opera

  • Antonio Pappano

Costume Designer
  • Buki Shiff

  • Dmitri Tcherniakov

  • Il trittico, Royal Opera, p. Richard Jones, c. Antonio Pappano (Opus Arte)

Female Singer
Sponsored by: Luxury Brands
  • Nina Stemme

Festival Opera
  • Salzburg

Lifetime Achievement
  • Sir George Christie

Lighting Designer
  • Paule Constable
Male Singer
Sponsored by: Vineyard
  • Jonas Kaufmann

Newcomer (conductor or director)
  • Daniele Rustioni

New Production
  • The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh, Netherlands Opera, p. and d. Dmitri Tcherniakov

Opera Company
  • Oper Frankfurt

Opera Orchestra
  • Metropolitan Opera

  • Sir Peter Moores

Readers’ Award
  • Jonas Kaufmann

Rediscovered Work
  • David et Jonathas (M.-A. Charpentier), Les Arts Florissants

Set Designer
  • Antony McDonald

World Premiere
  • Written on Skin (Benjamin), Aix-en-Provence

Young Singer
  • Sophie Bevan

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