And The Winners Are…

Introducing the 2022 – 2023 Wood Competition Winners!

1st Place

Jennifer Zuckerman

Singing “Deh vieni non tardar” from Le Nozze di Figaro by W. A. Mozart

Jennifer is a Senior at Lakeshore High School (Mandeville, LA). Teacher: Dr. Alissa Rowe.

2nd Place

Chantel Collins

Singing “Bewilderment” by Florence Price

Chantel is a Senior at New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts. Teacher: Phyllis Treigle.

3rd Place

Aubrey Smith

Singing “Lied der Mignon” by Franz Schubert

Aubrey is a Junior at New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts. Teacher: Phyllis Treigle.

3rd Place

Kallan Butler

Singing O del mio dolce ardor by C. W. Gluck

Kallan is a Junior at New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts. Teacher: Phyllis Treigle.

Congratulations to the Fall 2022 Wood Advancement Grant Recipients!

  • Kieva Banks, Junior, Loyola University of New Orleans, Honorable Mention, 2019 – 2020 Competition.
  • Brendan Jones, Senior, Devillier Educational Center, Opelousas, 2nd Place, 2021 – 2022 Competition.
  • Sophia Lucurto, Freshman, Loyola University of New Orleans, 1st Place, 2021 – 2022 Competition.

Thank you to our Judges and to Debby Hirsch Wood! 

Click here for more information on our Judges and The Donald W. Wood Sr. Vocal Competition and Advancement Grant.