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Handel Aria Competition

Meet our 2015 Handel Aria Competition Award Winners!

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The 2015 Handel Aria Competition  took place on Thursday, July 16 at 7:30 pm in Mills Hall in the UW-Madison Humanities Building. The winners, pictured above, are (left to right) Margaret Fox,  third prize andAudience Favorite, Sarah Brailey, first prize, and Andrew Rader, second prize.

Judges for the 2015 Competition were Samuel Handly and Amanda Majeski and Paul Rowe. Accompaniment was provided by the Madison Bach Musicians under the leadership of Trevor Stephenson, with special guest baroque oboist Priscilla Herreid. 

Videos from the 2015 HAC are available on our YouTube channel

 Applications for 2016 are now available through Yap Tracker


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Learn more about the 2016 Madison Early Music Festival Workshops and Concert Series.

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