98th Herald Sun Aria with Melbourne Opera

98th Herald Sun Aria with Melbourne Opera

Presented by Melbourne Opera


An astounding afternoon of opera with Australia’s finest emerging classical singers.

Founded in 1924, the Aria is proudly the oldest and most prestigious competition in Australia for emerging classical singers. Join compere, Mairi Nicholson from ABC Classic FM’s, guest artists from Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School, and of course our finalists for a memorable afternoon of music making.

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Arias from some of the world’s most celebrated operas


This production is part of the following series: