VOICE 2018 Art Song semifinalists VOICE 2018 Art Song semifinalists

Late Tuesday evening, May 29, Zarin Mehta, president of the jury, announced the names of the eight singers advancing to the art song semifinal of the 2018 Voice edition of the Concours musical international de Montréal. The Art Song semifinals will take place at Bourgie Hall on June 1 at 3 pm and 7:30 pm. Here are the semifinalists in order of appearance

Julien Van Mellaerts (New Zealand – United Kingdom), baritone
Irina Jae-Eun Park (South Korea), soprano
Axelle Fanyo (France), soprano
Rihab Chaieb (Canada – Tunisia), mezzo-soprano

Gemma Summerfield (United Kingdom), soprano
Tomi Punkeri (Finland), baritone
John Brancy (United States), baritone
Clara Osowski (United States), mezzo-soprano