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Have your very own ‘Nights at the Opera’

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Following the success of Nellie In Her Own Write, Melba Opera Trust once again approached eminent Australian pianist (and writer extraordinaire) Stephen McIntyre to create an enjoyable and informative musical program. While Nellie In Her Own Write highlighted some of the best and lesser-known

A triple bill launch

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In mid-February, we celebrated the first of three ‘Meet the Scholars’ occasions: a soirée in Dame Nellie Melba’s own music room at Coombe Cottage in Victoria's Yarra Valley. Below: scholars Zoe Drummond, Bronwyn Douglass and Daniel Carison joined together in

Best of the best from ‘the Big Apple’

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Neil Semer is recognised internationally as a vocal specialist. Although his studio is based in New York, he has worked in Toronto, London, Paris, Copenhagen and throughout Germany. Neil specialises in classical  and music theatre, and you will hear his students performing

February Mentor Block: Bronwyn Douglass

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A backstage pass to the Melba mentor program!

5 Things I Learnt On Air

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On Air with Melba Scholar, Nicholas Tolputt

Alumni Postcard: Fiona Jopson

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A postcard from alumna, Fiona Jopson.

Melba on the ABC

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Music Maker's comprehensive insight into Melba Opera Trust's program, featuring interviews with past and present scholars.

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa in Master Class

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Photo journal of Dame Kiri's visit to Melba Opera Trust.

Behind the Scenes at More Than A Voice

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Backstage at the Melbourne Recital Centre for More Than A Voice

Five Questions for Michael Petruccelli

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Five burning questions for tenor, Michael Petruccelli