Bernard Diamant Prize
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The Bernard Diamant Prize offers Canadian classical singers under age 35 an opportunity to pursue their career through further studies. They may also take singing classes with a coach, master or professor, or even attend voice training workshops.
What is this prize?
The Bernard Diamant Prize offers classical music singers under age 35 an opportunity to pursue their career through further studies.
How to qualify
Applicants previously qualified by applying to the Grants to Professional Musicians - Individuals program.
While Bernard Diamant is biennial and will not be awarded until the 2018-2019 fiscal year, please note that it is currently under review. The new process for eligibility will be announced later in 2017.
Who created this prize?
Bernard Diamant, a baritone and emeritus professor of music, understood the importance of relying on youth and artistic excellence. His generous bequest to the Canada Council and memorial gifts from his friends attest to his engagement.
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