*Please note, the Opera in the Alps event has concluded for 2016. Please read on for information about the 2016 event and stay tuned for details of the 2017 event.*
Now in it's 20th year, Opera in the Alps is a cultural highlight on the Victorian music calendar. The event brings some of Australia’s finest operatic and classical music talents to the picturesque setting of the Beechworth Golf Course.
Australian Music Events is delighted to present Opera in the Alps featuring Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Greta Bradman, Shanul Sharma, concert pianist Stefan Cassomenos and Opera Scholars Australia. The Alpha Sinfonia Orchestra and the voiced chorus will again be lead by popular virtuoso conductor, Guy Noble.
Enjoy a balmy summer's eve under the stars, and be swept away by the stunning setting and world class performances.
Gates open at 5:30 pm, including box office, food and wine vendors and pre-concert entertainment.
The main performance will commence from 8:00pm and the evening finishing at approximately 10:40pm.
Teddy Tahu Rhodes - Bass Baritone
Studied in New Zealand and London Teddy has an established a prestigious international career performing in Germany, France, Australia and America. He represneted New Zealand in 1999 Cardiff Singer of the World Competition and is an ARIA award winner. His talents have allowed him to sing on the opera stage and concert platform.
Greta Bradman - Soprano
Winner of the 2013 Australian International Opera Award, dramatic coloratura soprano Greta Bradman has been described as “one of the foremost sopranos of her generation” (ABC Classic FM, 2012).
Shanul Sharma - Tenor
Shanul was born in India, and after graduating high school, began studying Information Technology in Australia. He launched his singing career as a lead vocalist for heavy metal bands in regional NSW, releasing three studio albums and fronting major national tours. Since then Shanul has performed regularly on the concert, recital and theatrical stages.
Stefan Cassomenos - Pianist
Talented musician and composer Stefan will be joining Opera in the Alps with his stirring renditions on the grand piano. Based in Melbourne he is sought after around the world to play at prestigious music events and has been touted by English critic John Amis as a 'formidable talent' following his solo debut in London.
Guy Noble - Conductor
Guy Noble knew he wanted to be a musician from the age of 8. As a boy, he sang as a soloist with the Sydney Symphony and with the Australian Opera. He studied the piano in Sydney and toured with the Australian Youth Orchestra to the BBC Proms in London, playing in Stravinsky's Petrouchka.
Opera Scholars Australia - Ensemble
Opera Scholars Australia is a non-for-profit program run by Australian Music Events. The program offers talented young singers, betwee n the ages of 18 and 28, the opportunity to further develop their talents through a variety of performances and professional tuition.
Thu 14 January
Enjoy an intimate performance by Australia's finest young opera singers, including the three finalists to sing at this year's Opera in the Alps. You are then invited to join the artists and singers on the terrace to enjoy a glass of prosecco and local cheeses.
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