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Handel Singing Competition - film makers wanted

August 27th, 2011


The prestigious London Handel Festival is run by festival director Catherine Hodgson, who is based in Somerset.  Catherine is a friend of the Shepton Digi Fest and has made a request for film makers to film the Handel Singing Competition.  This isn't a commercial project, so please check with Catherine regarding any budget.

The London Handel Festival is looking for any aspiring film-makers who might like to film this prestigious Competition in progress.  The Handel Competition was inaugurated in 2002 to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the London Handel Festival. 

It now has a high profile and there are plans to take it to the next stage, which could include television coverage and more international singers taking part.

The competition is usually featured on Radio 3. Details of the competition are as follows:

Handel Singing Competition 2012

  • HSC - First Round - 20-22 February 2012 - not open to the public ie audience

  • Semi-Final - 2 March - open to the public

  • Final - 15 March - open to the public

  • Deadline for entries: 16 January 2012

For more information please see the competition website.

If you would like to know more please look at the London Handel Festival website or contact Catherine Hodgson, Festival Director, on 01460 53500 or e-mail: