The first-ever Birgit Nilsson Prize Award Ceremony will take place today in the Royal Swedish Opera. H.M. King Carl Gustaf will personally hand over the Birgit Nilsson Prize to the designated winner Plácido Domingo in Stockholm.
Programme for The Birgit Nilsson Prize Tuesday, 13 October 2009
Press Conference in the afternoon
5 p.m. Reception at the Royal Swedish Opera
6 p.m. Festive Award Ceremony at the Royal Swedish Opera
7 p.m. official cocktail reception for the audience
7 p.m. onwards: photo material from the ceremony will be available
Birgit Nilsson Prize Award Website