Former Melba Scholars Lauren Fagan (2011-2012), Samuel Johnson (2013) and Samuel Sakker (2011-2012) are among just five young opera singers selected by Royal Opera, Covent Garden to join its prominent… Read more
The Melba Opera Trust keeps alive Dame Nellie Melba’s vision by supporting the development of young Australian opera singers with exceptional promise. We nurture the qualities needed to build an… Read more
Melba Opera Trust is Australia’s premier scholarship program for promising young opera singers.
Driven by Dame Nellie Melba’s conviction “a beautiful voice is not enough”, the program nurtures artistic development alongside business training, mentoring and performance experience. We are the next step for singers preparing to become professionals on the world stage.