Bianca Andrew embarks on her musical journey

In the last edition of Aria we reported that the young NZ mezzo soprano Bianca Andrew had received a Foundation tuition grant.

James Ioelu at home in The Big Apple

It may sound idyllic, maybe even a little romantic. However, getting here has been a long journey filled with many life lessons.

Kawiti Waetford’s letter from Cardiff

After a surprisingly beautiful, yet short, British summer we are now back into the start of another academic year

Renowned Baritone joins faculty for 2015 NZ Opera School

The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation has been the principle sponsor of the annual NZ Opera School since 2012.

Nicholas Payne joins UK Foundation

Dame Kiri is delighted to announce the appointment of Nicholas Payne as a trustee of the UK Foundation.

UK Foundation 2014/2015 Scholarships announced

Céline Forrest is a 24 year-old Welsh Soprano who has just completed her first year on the Royal Academy’s Opera programme