Monthly Archives: May 2017

Congratulations to our scholars and alumni!

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Our talented scholars and alumni are always pursuing excellence in their craft, so we are delighted to report some exciting results from the competition and scholarship circuits: FIONA JOPSON has been announced winner of the 2017 Vienna State Opera Award

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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

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Update: on a stage near you!

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Melba Opera Trust scholars and alumni continue to make waves internationally. From local opera houses here in Australia to roles in touring productions across Europe, if you're planning a trip, chances are you'll catch one of our own on a

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Welcome Home, Morgan!

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Alumna Morgan Balfour has spent the past nine months in San Francisco studying at the Conservatory of Music. Morgan will join Daniel Carison and Matthew Reardon in Nights at the Opera on the 18th of July at Melbourne Recital Centre.

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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

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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

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