Toronto Mozart Vocal Competition


The Mozart Project invites you to virtually attend the vocal master classes of the Toronto Mozart Vocal Competition. Hear a sensational roster of singers in a variety of Mozart repertoire with feedback and instruction from David Bowser and Nathalie Paulin. Master classes will be live streamed and admission is free.

Round One with David Bowser
Friday January 29, 2021, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm EST
Saturday January 30, 2021, 10:00 am – 8:00 pm EST

Round Two with Nathalie Paulin
Sunday January 31, 2021, 2:00 – 5:00 pm EST


We are pleased to announce the results of the
2021 Toronto Mozart Vocal Competition.

First prize winner
Sarah Richmond, mezzo soprano

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First prize winner Sarah Richmond, mezzo soprano

Congratulations to all who participated.


The Toronto Mozart Vocal Competition provides expert instruction and performance opportunities for emerging trained singers aged 18-35. Participants submit three Mozart arias for Round One of master classes with artistic director, David Bowser. Selected participants will then move on to Round Two of master classes with Nathalie Paulin. The Competition is held virtually this year on Friday January 29, Saturday January 30 and Sunday January 31, 2021 and is open to the public. Winners of the competition will be selected to perform virtual recitals in March 2021 and will the first place vocalist will receive a scholarship award of $1000 for an outstanding emerging artist.

Past performers / scholarship recipients include Amy Moodie, Rachel Miller, David WalshElizabeth PoleseWhitney MatherAndrea NunezLyndsay PromaneDaevyd PepperMegan MiceliGeorgia BurashkoDavid Diston, Jennifer Routhier, Kendra Dyck and River Guard.

Applications for the 2020 – 2021 Toronto Mozart Vocal Competition
are no longer being accepted.



The Mozart Project gratefully acknowledges the support of
the TD Bank Group for their support of the Vocal Competition 2020-2021.