Herald Sun Aria
$60,000 Awarded by the Herald Sun, Melbourne
One of Australia’s Richest Vocal Scholarships
New in 2017! Optional heat Auditions via Video submission. Click here to learn more!
2017 Details coming soon
Ballarat’s very own Herald Sun Aria From Grand Opera is internationally recognised as a showcase for Australia’s young operatic talent.
Widely regarded as the nation’s most prestigious competition for emerging opera singers, the Herald Sun Aria offers over $60,000 in cash prizes and scholarships to enrich the training of our brightest talent.
In 2017 the Herald Sun Aria celebrates 93 years of launching the international careers of many well-known singers, including: Dame Malvina Major (1964) Dame Kiri Te Kanawa 1965), Jonathon Summers (1973), Judith Henley (1976), Roger Lemke (1985), Jason Wasley (1993), and Rachelle Durkin (2000).
Competitors: Nomination of Arias
Competitors must submit the full names of four arias from Grand Opera by Friday 1st Septemeber 2017
2017 form coming soon
Please submit this by email: email@example.com or post: PO Box 33, Ballarat VIC 3353
Copyright & Supply of Music
In order to compete at the Royal South Street competitors must declare that all necessary licences for copyright have been obtained and only originals or licensed copies will be used in accordance with copyright laws and agreements. These terms & conditions are agreed upon when placing your entry.
Runner Up: $6,000
Winner: $22,500 for overseas tuition and travel
Runner Up: $8,000 for overseas or Australian tuition and travel
Encouragement Award: $2,500 for Australian tuition and travel
September 15th 2017
September 16th 2017
October 25th 2017
Hamer Hall, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne