Welsh opera luminary Della Jones told Radio New Zealand National’s Robin Martin of her delight at the community support for the annual NZ Opera School based in Whanganui. Students also spoke to the top-rating network radio programme about the challenges and excitement of the school, its opportunities, and the impressive tutors sponsored by the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation. Listen here.
Community support for NZ Opera School praised by international teacher
We’re just so excited with all the fabulous news about our talented alumni! This time – our very own baritone Kieran Rayner; who was announced as the winning singer of the International Sing Finzi Competition
Hawke’s Bay locals Katherine Winitana and Emmanuel Fonoti-Fuimaono have joined an elite collective of young New Zealand opera singers this week after being named semifinalists in the 2022 Lexus Song Quest. The Lexus Song Quest