Harry Grigg graduated with his Bachelor of Music at the University of Otago at the end of 2017 and successfully completed his Honours Degree at the University of Auckland.Harry has been successful at a number of competitions, including a semi-finalist in the 2016 Lexus Song Quest, Runner up in the 2017 DMMF Dunedin Aria Competition, finalist and winner of the John Bond award for most promising singer in the open section at the 2017 New Zealand Aria Competition and third place at the 2018 PACANZ Young Performer of the Year Competition.
In 2018 Harry attended the New Zealand Opera School for a third time. He is also a member of the New Zealand Opera Chorus and in 2018 performed in Tosca, Candide, The Elixir of Love, Aida and La Boheme throughout the year. Harry travelled to Brisbane to perform the role of Scaramuccio in Strauss’s opera Ariadne auf Naxos as part of the Lisa Gasteen National Opera School. Harry was selected as a member of the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation Singer Development Programme in 2017/18, was awarded the prestigious 2020 Victoria League Scholarship for Singing. He continues to enjoy and gratefully acknowledges the support of the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation.