The Australian Opera Awards Committee (AOAC)
Cordially Invites You To
An Afternoon Gala Soiree
With an award winning performance by Australian Operatic talent, Morgan Balfour
Morgan Balfour holds a Bachelor of Music in Advanced Performance, Classical Voice from the Queensland Conservatorium of Music. Whilst there, she was awarded the Linda Edith Allen Award and Blanche and Hugh Campbell Singing Award for outstanding performance in her studies. In 2016, she commences a Master’s Degree in Opera at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music supported by the SFCM Sarlo Scholarship, and the Opera and Arts Support Group.
2016 has seen Morgan debut at the Brisbane Baroque Festival, performing the roles of Honour and ensemble in their production of King Arthur, as well as the soprano soloist in the Vivaldi: Women of the Pietà concert. In May she appeared in a series of concerts at the Coriole Music Festival; one of Australia’s top three chamber music festivals. Critics said of her performance, “With a lovely, highly listenable voice and outstanding responsiveness to word and mood, she was thoroughly wonderful…” (The Australian). She also performed the role of Merab in Saul at St James’s Church with the Leichhardt Espresso Chorus.
Phone: please contact Lisa Donnellan on 0418 456 271
John Haysan by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
21 Burton Street Mosman NSW 2088
Sunday 29 May 2016
3pm to 6pm
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Tickets are non-refundable/no entry cards sent/ receipt at door if requested
BUON NATALE & FELICE ANNO NUOVO
A Party Sponsored by KOSEC
at the home of Dr. Michael Warczak OAM
The Staags, 9 Fairfax Road, Bellevue Hill
Christmas Drinks, Italian Buffet & an Italian Tenor
Daniel Tambasco accompanied by Louise Scott.
6TH December 12.00 noon for 12.30 pm
Price: $95 Adults $75 Students & Committee
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Mrs Jeanette Whitting
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(m) 0412 021 540
Tickets are non-refundable/No entry cards sent/Receipt at door if requested
2015 OPERA HIGHLIGHTS CONCERT AT THE UTZON ROOM
David Parkin, Cathy-Di Zhang, Eugene Reggio, the winner of the inaugural AOAC Judith Ward Lieder Prizew and the Sydney Grammar School Wind Quintet. Accompanist Bradley Gilchrist
13 September 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Join us to celebrate the music of England featuring
John Bolton Wood, Baritone
Join us for a celebration of beautiful Viennese music at the Royal Automobile Club on 20 March 2015….
Applications are now open for:
1. The AOAC Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
2. The AOAC E. Chang and E. & K. Ong Opera Scholarship – $10,000
3. The AOAC Sheila Prior Memorial Scholarship to attend the Lisa Gasteen National Opera School (full tuition fee worth $5,000)
NOTE: Accommodation, living & travel costs to attend LGNOS are not covered by this scholarship and are the sole responsibility of the recipient.
CLOSING DATE – Entries must be received by 5pm Friday 10th April 2015
APPLICATION FEE – $45
Go to our AWARDS & SCHOLARSHIPS page to download your application forms now!
And proudly announcing our new award for those under 26 years:
The AOAC Judith Ward Lieder Scholarship $5000 for lied and art song
This scholarship will be judged in conjunction with the IFAC Australian Singing Competition (The Mathy).
Interested singers should consult the IFAC Australian Singing Competition website for application details.
2014 OPERA HIGHLIGHTS CONCERT AT THE UTZON ROOM
Regina Daniel, Shane Lowrencev, Ayse Goknur Shanal and the Sydney Grammar School, Piano Trio
24 August 2014 @ 3:00pm”
The Australian Opera Awards Committee Inc is pleased to inform you about the Wagner Society’s Seminar, Beyond the Twilight of the Gods: Wagner’s Musical Legacy
Dr Antony Ernst, Manager of Artistic Planning, Orchestre Philharmoniquede Strasbourg, returns to Sydney to present a Wagner Society one-day workshop on 23 August 2014 from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm at the Uniting Church Cultural Centre, 10 Clanwilliam St., Willoughby (Street parking, frequent buses (M40) along Penshurst St)
Society Members $55:00, non-members $65. Lunch provided.
DON’T MISS OUT. REGISTER NOW: www.wagner.org.au
EFT: The Wagner Society, Westpac, Paddington: BSB: 032040 A/C 911323
Please include name and “Ernst” in your transfer details
Pay by Cheque: Payable to The Wagner Society, GPO Box 4574, 2001.