Congratulations to the following winners of the Metropolitan Opera District Council Auditions, which were held on Oct. 20 at CCM:
- soprano Chabrelle Denise Williams, student of Barbara Paver at CCM
- tenor Yi Li, student of David Adams at CCM
- bass-baritone Thomas Richards, student of William McGraw at CCM
- baritone Reginald Reggie Smith Jr, student of Everett McCorvey at the University of Kentucky
These singers will progress to the Regional Auditions in Chicago on Nov. 4.
We would also like to congratulate the winners of this year’s Encouragement Awards: