The Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition 2012

Shure Voice Competition 2010This year’s Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition will take place from July 2 – 4 at the Montreux Palace and we are very happy that none other than Mr. Quincy Jones will preside over the jury.

The competition which was initiated in 2003 by Shure and the Montreux Jazz Festival foundation supports young and upcoming jazz singers from all over the world.

In 2012 the Montreux Conservatory of Music received 69 applications from aspiring artists under 35 from 26 different countries from which 11 candidates have been selected to perform in Montreux.

Schedule:

Semi-final I: July 2, 17:00 – 18:30
Semi-final II: July 3, 17:00 – 18:30
Final: July 4, 17:00 – 19:00

Please stay tuned for some backstage information on the contestants as well as videos of the semi-finals.

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