Judges & Members
Gayane Vardanyan, with a Master's Degree in Vocal and Teaching Voice, piano, theory, aural, and music appreciation, studied at the Armenian State College of Music after R. Melikyan. She served as an Artist of Chorus and Soloist at the Armenian National Opera and Ballet Theatre, and worked at the Yerevan State Conservatory of Armenia as an Illustrator vocalist in the piano department.
Her extensive repertoire includes performances in well-known operas by Mozart, Verdi, Bizet, Handel, Rossini, Tchaikovsky, and more. Gayane is renowned for her solo performances in European, Russian, and Armenian operas.
In Singapore, she co-founded "The Armenian Heritage Ensemble," a sought-after group in various festivals and performances, including venues like Esplanade. Gayane's teaching in Singapore has yielded numerous students achieving top marks in examinations and winning national competitions.
Her engagements extend globally, with performances with the Indonesian Opera Society, solo concerts in Cairo, Egypt, and concerts in the USA, Spain, Penang, Malaysia, Manila, Philippines, Yangon, Myanmar, and various concerts in Singapore. Notably, her performance of the aria "Un bel di vedremo" from Puccini’s Madama Butterfly in Jakarta received outstanding reviews from dignitaries in attendance.