Israeli wins German singing competition

Israeli mezzo-soprano Hagar Sharvit wins the international “Das Lied” competition in Berlin, as well as the public’s favorite prize. Sharvit graduated from the Buchman-Mehta School of Music at Tel Aviv University.

Sharvit joined the Deutsche Oper am Rain during the 2012-2013 season and snagged roles in several operas. She sang under the baton of many renowned conductors, including Zubin Mehta and Placido Domingo.

She was accompanied by Amiel Bushkevitz, who was co-winner of a prize for piano accompaniment. Sharvit won a prize of 15,000 euros.

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