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Seeking the next Melba

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…
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Covent Garden Success!

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…
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    2015 Scholarship Applications Are Now Closed

    Thank you to all who have applied for 2015 Melba Opera Trust Scholarships.  Watch this space for exciting announcements once our next group of scholars are selected.

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    Our 2014 Scholars

    After a rigorous application and audition process late last year, we are very excited to announce our 2014 Melba Scholars. Congratulations to every one of the following fine young singers…
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