WINNERS: $1500 each
ENCOURAGEMENT AWARDS: $650 each
ENCOURAGEMENT AWARDS: $250 each
PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD: $250
FLORENTINE OPERA RECITAL:
FLORIDA GRAND OPERA YAP
The Wisconsin District Metropolitan Opera Auditions Committee wishes to thank these generous donors for their generosity in giving to the District Winners and those receiving Encouragement Awards.
$5,000 Donated by Henry H. Uihlein, Sr. & Marion (Polly) S. Uihlein as a tribute to Henry’s parents, Herman A. and Claudia Holt Uihlein.
$2,500 Donated by the Milton R. Sheffield Trust.
$1,500 Donated by the Florentine Opera Club to honor its founding president Audrey Baird.
$750 Donated in memory of Dr. Philip Ruetz by his wife Dolores.
$650 Donated in memory of Josephine Busalacchi by Helen Ceci, Susan Holmes, Kathleen Marquardt and Bettina Walton.
$600 Donated by John Holland in honor of Irma and Agnes Katz.
$500 Donated in memory of Frank Juvan by his wife Lenore.
$500 Donated by Mary E. Kelly.
$500 Donated by Ryan Mathew Porter
$500 Donated by the Romany Singers in honor of their director and teacher Gloria Rodriguez Kappel.
$500 Donated by The Skylight.
$300 Donated by Madison Opera, Inc. in honor their co-founder and producer Arline Johnson.
$300 Donated by the Milwaukee Music Teacher’s Association, Inc.
$200 Donated in memory of Joan Kreitzer Snyder by her family.