It is with great pleasure that we share with you the list of 38 wonderful singers who will advance to the semi-final round of this years 13th Lois Alba Aria Competition.

Meet our 2018 Semi-finalists

Lindsey Fuson ~  Soprano of Knoxville, Tennessee

Suzanne Gregory ~  Soprano of Spring, Texas

Kaylie Kahlich ~ Soprano of Houston, Texas

Emerson Chew ~  Tenor of Houston, Texas

Julia Fox ~  Soprano of Houston, Texas

Brennan Blankenship ~ Mezzo of Tomball, Texas

Cristino Perez ~ Bass-baritone of Houston, Texas

Sydney Anderson ~ Soprano of Houston, Texas

Stephen Pace ~ Baritone of Lehi, Utah

Anne Marie Stanley ~ Mezzo of Houston, Texas

Hailey Sicking ~ Soprano of Dallas, Texas

Daewon Seo ~ Baritone of Oberlin, Ohio

Rachel Eve Holmes ~ Soprano of Athen, Georgia

Allen Stowe ~ Tenor of Houston, Texas

Esther Maureen Kelly ~  Soprano of Dallas, Texas

Bandon Morales ~ Bass-baritone of San Antonio, Texas

Diana Thompson ~ Soprano of Milledgeville, Georgia

Marisan Corsino ~ Mezzo of Conway, Arkansas

Lara Lynn McGill ~ Soprano of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Youngsoo An ~ Baritone of Hanover, Maryland

Toni Marie Palmertree ~ Soprano of Allentown, Pennsylvania

Fred C VanNess Jr. ~ Tenor of Beverly, Massachusetts

Teresa Castillo ~ Soprano of New York, New York

Andrew Wannigman ~ Baritone of New York, New York

Banlingyu Ban ~ Soprano of Tempe. Arizona

Dorian McCall ~ Bass-baritone of Norman, Oklahoma

Jennifer Burks ~ Soprano of Boulder, Colorado

Cara Gabrielson ~ Soprano of San Francisco, California

Adrian Sanchez ~ Baritone of Haslett, Michigan

Rachel Blaustein ~ Soprano of Olney, Maryland

Feng (Ricky) Nan ~ Tenor of New Haven, Connecticut

Jaeyeon Kim ~ Soprano of New York, New York

Therese Pirçon ~ Soprano of Bloomington, Indiana

Hyung Joo Eom ~ Baritone of Palisades Park, New Jersey

Brandi Diggs ~ Soprano of Baltimore, Maryland

Mariya Kanganskaya ~ Mezzo of Miami, Florida

Peter Barber ~ Bass-baritone of Crozet, Virginia

Christine Lyons ~ Soprano of Montclair, New Jersey


 Our 2018 Guest Artists