Phillip Rhodes - Hard work paying off

Phillip Rhodes (pictured with Rodney Macann and Robin Stapleton) recently sent updates on his progress ...

Passionate deputy chair steps down

Dame Catherine Tizard one of the original Foundation trustees recently announced she wished to step aside as Deputy Chair.

Scholarship for royal colleges

Late last year the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation (UK) announced its intention to offer an annual scholarship to students attending the Royal College of Music and the Royal Academy of...

Wade Kernot shares an inspiring weekend

Recently young New Zealand bass Wade Kernot was invited to spend a weekend at Dame Kiri’s home to refresh his technique and vocal progression.

New trustees add talent & wealth of experience to UK foundation

Announcing the recent appointment of 2 new trustees for the UK Foundation Dame Kiri said she was delighted to have secured such a wealth of talent and experience to further...

Lexus Song Quest Talent stuns preliminary judges

As this edition of Aria goes to press the names of the 12 semi-finalists in the 2012 Lexus Song Quest were announced. The list includes young Dunedin based baritone Kawiti...