2019 OPERA SCHOLAR OF THE YEAR
RECIPIENT OF THE BETTY AMSDEN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Mezzo Soprano, Chloe Harris has graduated with first class honours from the Conservatorium of Music, University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Music (Hons) majoring in performance. She will be continuing her training in the Masters of Music Opera Performance course in 2019, under the tutelage of Roxane Hislop.
Chloe was awarded The Opera Foundation for Young Australians Dalwood-Wylie American Institute of Musical Studies Award & AIMS Sundell Study Award for 2018, participating in the AIMS Summer School in Graz, Austria, and then subsequent study in Vienna. Chloe was accepted as the recipient of the Sleath Lowrey Scholarship for 2017. She has been awarded Scholar of the Year for Opera Scholars Australia in their 2019/20 season. Chloe was an Acclaim Awards finalist for 2017 and 2018 In 2018,
Chloe workshopped excerpts of Dorabella with Lyric Opera of Melbourne's Director Workshops. She will be playing the role of ‘Nancy’ in The Conservatorium of Music March 2019 production, Albert Herring.