GENIE DES ARTS 1st edition

GENIE DES ARTS 1st edition

(Kinshasa, Congo) The 2018 GĂ©nies des Arts classical music competition is complete. Jemima Mukuna, soprano Julie Tshibola, soprano and Junior Yakusu, bass won the top three places. Jurists were music professors at the Institut National des Arts. OPERAnauts sponsored prize money and a reception for the final concert. Founder and Competition Director, Julien Moke states: “The contest is open to all students, that is to say, [students] of art music – art song and instrumental repertoire.”

Sponsored Gift of Italian Songs

Sponsored Gift of Italian Songs

Alfred Music Publishing ( https://www.alfred.com/ ) donated 30 Italian music books to OPERAnauts. We delivered them to choristers and soloists in Kinshasa. This gift puts us on the same path towards healthy and beautiful singing. All towards the end goal of creating opera together in Congo.