2017 Audition Results

2017 Adjudicators Guy Noble, Anke Höppner & Greg Massingham

The Opera Foundation for young Australians is proud to announce the following winners and finalists of our 2017 Awards and Scholarship.


Vienna State Opera Award WINNER

Fiona Jopson – Soprano from Melbourne


Rockend Berlin New Music Opera Award WINNER

Priscilla Jackman – Director from Sydney


Dalwood-Wylie American Institute of Musical Studies Award WINNER

Livia Brash – Soprano from Sydney


AIM Sundell Study Award WINNER

Livia Brash – Soprano from Sydney


Deutsche Oper Berlin Award FINALISTS

Paull-Anthony Keightley – Bass-Baritone from Perth
Joel Scott – Tenor from Sydney
Brenton Spiteri – Tenor from Melbourne


Lady Fairfax New York Scholarship FINALISTS

Fleur Brockway – Mezzo-Soprano from Perth
Christopher Curcuruto – Bass-Baritone from Sydney
Bronwyn Douglass – Mezzo-Soprano from Sydney
Paull-Anthony Keightley – Bass-Baritone from Perth
Michael Petruccelli – Tenor from Melbourne
Michelle Ryan – Soprano from Sydney