A Message to Foundation Supporters

It is with the greatest sadness that we advise the passing of Diana Fenwick – a trustee of the foundation almost from the beginning, and our Chair from 2013 to...

Exclusive Partnership for 2024 Lexus Song Quest

Aotearoa's premier biennial opera singing competition is thrilled to announce The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation as a major co-presenting partner for the 2024 Lexus Song Quest.

Madison Nonoa wins prestigious singing award

NZ Soprano Madison Nonoa has been awarded the 2021 Victoria League Scholarship for Singing which is funded by the Victoria League Trust in NZ in association with the Kiri Te...

New Foundation Trustee Announced

Robert Wiremu has been appointed as a new trustee for the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation.

Lifetime Trustee announcement

In recognition of her tireless efforts over a long period the Trustees recently announced Dame Catherine Tizard, a founding trustee and former chair, as a ‘Lifetime Trustee’ of the Kiri...

Financial support for The Programme imperative for ongoing success

The Kiri Programme is a major commitment for the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation, both in terms of organisation and financially. Total costs for the first year were significant and it...