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The John Alexander National

Vocal Competition

THE COMPETITION

 The John Alexander National Vocal Competition seeks to recognize outstanding vocal opera and musical theatre talent from all over the United States. Competition winners will perform in the Stage Stars of Tomorrow Awards Concert.

 

John Alexander (1923-1990) was an internationally known operatic tenor from Meridian, Mississippi and the competition was named in his honor.

 

 

 

 

Age Categories:  

Musical Genres Categories:

 

Opera

Musical Theatre

Student Artist 

(age 18 to 25)  

Young Professional Artist 

(age 26 to 40) 

Meet Our 2019 Judges

Peter Randsman

 Randsman Artists Management

Chandra McKern

 Pensacola Opera

Paul Houghtaling, University of Alabama

Matt Morgan

University of Florida

​Student Artist

​Young Professional Artist 

Sarah Stembel

(Mobile, AL)

Christopher Plaas

(Johnson City, TN)

Kimberly Milton

(Valdosta, GA)

Elizabeth Lewis

(Chicago, IL)

Samantha Long

(Houston, TX)

Margaret Ann Zentner

(Baton Rouge, LA)

A Look Back at 2018: Winners

Sarah Stembel

(Mobile, AL)

Christopher Plaas

(Johnson City, TN)

Kimberly Milton

(Valdosta, GA)

DATES