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.
*Prize Currently Suspended*
This prize is currently suspended, as the Council reviews its suite of prizes in order to best serve artists and artistic communities. Stay tuned for updates about this prize.
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
This prize is currently under review.
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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