Das Lied International Song Competition 2021
The biennial Das Lied International Song Competition was launched in 2009 by Thomas Quasthoff and has quickly established itself as one of the most important vocal competitions worldwide. In addition to Thomas Quasthoff, the jury includes other personalities who have played a major role in the genre in recent decades, including John Gilhooly, Charlotte Lehmann and Helga Machreich. With prize money of 40,000 euros, the song competition is one of the most highly endowed of its kind. Until 2015, “Das Lied” took place in Berlin and moved to Heidelberg in 2017, where it found a new home under the roof of the International Song Centre Heidelberg.
The next Das Lied International Song Competition will take place from February 22 to 26, 2021 at Theatre Heidelberg.
Round 1: February, 22 & 23
Round 2: February 24
Final Round: February, 26
Applications are possible only online from June, 2 to September 25, 2020.
The Das Lied International Song Competition 2021 is open to singers from all over the world, born in 1989 or later. Accompanying pianists may apply together with a singer.
The “Das Lied – International Song Competition” is a highly endowed competition exclusively dedicated to the Lied genre and held every two years in Heidelberg, Germany. The competition is hosted by the International Song Centre Heidelberg
- Application Deadline Date (day-month-year) : 25-09-2020