Winners of the 2nd International Competition for Young Opera Singers ZINKA MILANOV:

• 1st place •
Elvira Hasanagić – Germany

• 2nd place •
Mojca Bitenc – Slovenia

• 3rd place •
Piotr Buszewski – Poland

Audience Award – Mojca Bitenc (Slovenia)

Vlatka Oršanić (Competition Director) and Marin Blažević (Rijeka Opera Company Director) decided on the special Rijeka Opera Award. The Rijeka Opera Award includes an engagement in opera production or concert in the seasons following the Competition (2016/17 or 2017/18).

Special Opera Rijeka Award – Bang Shin Je (South Korea) and Elvira Hasanagić (Germany)