Opera Scholars Australia

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Opera Scholars Australia is a leading professional development program for young classical singers, providing unparalleled performance opportunities for talented young artists. Each year, up to 25 Opera Scholars Australia scholarships are offered to classical singers ages between 18-24. The program provides an extensive and consistent schedule of performance preparation and opportunities across Victoria and in regional South Australia.

At the OSA Aria Concert, three scholars are nominated as finalists to be considered for the Opera Scholar of the Year. Each of the three singers chosen are given an opportunity to perform a solo at Opera in the Market. One of the three will be selected to sing their winning aria at Opera in the Alps as Opera Scholar of the Year. The winning Scholar will be presented with a prize of $5,000 donated by Betty Amsden AO.

We are thrilled to announce that mezzo soprano Chloe Harris has been announced as the 2019 Opera Scholar of the Year.

For more information please visit www.operascholarsaustralia.com.au