Young Foundation singers help Dame Kiri celebrate milestone

Earlier in this newsletter Dame Kiri made mention of celebrating her 70th Birthday on stage at The Royal Opera House

Life with Opera Australia

Jonathan Abernethy (Tenor) describes the past 18 months with Opera
Australia as the most incredible experience of his life

Jake Heggie and Kiri premiered at the Ravinia Music Festival

Jake Heggie, one the hottest classical composers working today, created a new song cycle for Dame Kiri which was premiered at the Ravinia Music Festival

Young Baritone with outstanding potential awarded scholarship

Young Dunedin based baritone Kawiti Waetford has been awarded the inaugural Kiri Te Kanawa Scholarship

Increased support will boost New Zealand Opera School Faculty

The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation recently announced a new two year principal sponsorship arrangement with the NZ Opera School Trust.

Thomas Atkins awarded grant for study at the Guildhall

In 2012 New Zealand Tenor, Thomas Atkins, completed his Bachelor of Music at the New Zealand Music School...