The main prize for the winner of the Klaudia Taev Competition 2017 is the offer to perform a major operatic role in the 2019 PromFest opera production. The winner has the right to name roles which he/she desires to perform. PromFest will make every effort to accommodate the prize winner's wishes.




The Jury will grant also the following monetary awards: 

  € 5000  - First Prize
  € 3900  - Second Prize
  € 2800  - Third Prize
  €   400  - Finalist

The Jury may award additional prizes.

The Jury reserves the right to divide prizes, except the First Prize. In this case Jury will add the monetary value of prizes together and reconsider the amount of awards. The Jury reserves the right not to award a prize (including First Prize) If they feel that there is no finalist deserving it. In that case the place may remain vacant.
The Awards Ceremony will be held following the finals. 

In addition to monetary awards the prize winners of the competition will be invited to perform with the 21st Century Orchestra and/or Pärnu City Orchestra 

Prize winners will be considered for engagements to opera houses. 
Donated by:

  • Estonian National Opera
  • Tartu Music Theatre Vanemuine (Estonia)
  • Deutsche Oper Berlin
  • Finnish National Opera
  • Komische Oper Berlin
  • Malmö Opera (Sweden)
  • Nuremberg Staatstheater (Germany)
  • Erfurt Music Theatre (Germany)
  • Rennes Opera (France)
  • Hungarian State Opera
  • Lviv Opera (Ukraine)
  • Gergiev Festival in Mikkeli (FInland)
  • Royal Swedish Opera
  • Las Vegas Opera