Innsbruck Cesti International Competition
Emily was awarded the First Prize and Audience Prize at the 8th annual Innsbruck Festival Cesti International Competition for Baroque Opera. The finals took place on August 27, 2017 with the baroque ensemble Accademia La Chimera, directed by conductor and harpsichordist Massimiliano Toni. Emily performed Tu, preparati a morire from Handel's Ariodante, and Volgi, deh volgi from Cavalli's Gli amori d'Apollo e di Dafne. Videos from the final can be streamed on YouTube.