Beneficiaries

2017
AOAC Dame Joan Sutherland Award – $20,000
– Julie Lee Goodwin (soprano)
AOAC E Chang and E & K Ong Opera Scholarship – $10,000
– Jenny Lui (soprano)
AOAC Sheila Prior Memorial Award (worth $5000)
– Michael Honeyman (baritone)
 
2016
AOAC Dame Joan Sutherland Award – $20,000
Stacey Alleaume (soprano)
AOAC E Chang and E & K Ong Opera Scholarships – $10,000
– Sarah Wang (soprano)
– Tahu Matheson (pianist)
AOAC Sheila Prior Memorial Award (worth $5000)
– Morgan Balfour (soprano)
 
2015
AOAC Dame Joan Sutherland Award – $20,000
David Parkin (bass baritone)
AOAC E Chang and E & K Ong Opera Scholarship – $10,000
Cathy-Di Zhang (soprano)
AOAC Sheila Prior Memorial Award (worth $5000) to attend The Lisa Gasteen National Opera School
– Eugene Reggio (bass baritone)

 

2014
AOAC Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
– Regina Daniel (Coloratura soprano)
AOAC  E. Chang and E. & K. Ong Opera Scholarship – $10,000
– Shane Lowrencev (Bass baritone)
AOAC Sheila Prior Memorial Award (worth $5000) to attend The Lisa Gasteen National Opera School
– Ayse Goknur Shanal (Soprano)

2013
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
– Michael Honeyman (Baritone)
Inaugural E. Chang and E. & K. Ong Opera Scholarship – $10,000
– Eva Jinhee Kong (Soprano)

2012
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
– Lorina Gore (soprano)

2011
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
– Wakefield Press, Marjorie Lawrence Biography, Author – Richard Davis

Sheila Prior Award $5,000
Gerard Schneider (tenor)

2010
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
Pacific Opera – Hansel & Gretel production

Sheila Prior Study grants – $300
David Corcoran (Tenor)
Andrew Jones (Baritone)
Jane Parkin (Soprano)

Sheila Prior Study Grant – $2,000
Anna Yun (mezzo)

Sheila Prior Study Grant – $2,250
Carolyn Watson  (Conductor)

Sheila Prior Study Grant – $5,000
James Roser(Baritone)

Sheila Prior Grant – $5,000
Music and Opera Singers Trust (MOST) – AUSSING

Nina Barden Bequest $10,000
Moffatt Oxenbould Young Artist Program, Opera Australia

2009
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
Amy Radford (Soprano)

Sheila Prior Travel Grant – $5,000
Brian Castles-Onion (Conductor)

Nina Barden Bequest – OA Young Artist Programme, $20,000
YAPs – David Corcoran (Tenor), Andrew Moran (Baritone), Stephen Smith (Tenor), Christopher Tuinen (Conductor), Amy Wilkinson (Soprano)

2008
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
Simon Thew   (Conductor)

Sheila Prior Awards – $5,000
Michael Lampard (Baritone) at AUSSING
Mary Jean O’Doherty  (Coloratura Soprano)

2007
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
Emma Jayakumar (Soprano)

Sheila Prior Awards – $5,000
– John Brunato (Bass)
Simon Tedeschi (Pianist)

2006
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
Andrew Goodwin (Tenor)

Sheila Prior Awards – $5,000
– Stephen Mould (Conductor)
– Eloise Evans (Soprano)

2005
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
Deborah Humble (Mezzo)

Sheila Prior Memorial Study Grants/Awards inaugurated
Adele Johnston (Soprano)
– Estella Roche (Pianist)

2004
Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship – $20,000
Brad Cooper (Tenor)

2003

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1996

1995

9th Vocal Fold Physiology Symposium

1994

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1992

1991

1990

1989

1988

1987

Henryk Pisarek (conductor)

1986

Warwick Stengards (conductor)

1985

Graham Abbott (conductor)

1984

Neil Flottman  (conductor)

1983

Angus Christie (conductor)

1982

Simon Romanus (conductor)

1981

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