RECIPIENT OF THE GARRY CANNING SCHOLARSHIP
Soprano Lyla Levy-Jordan is in the final year of her Bachelor of Music and Diploma in Languages (French) from the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music/University of Melbourne.
In 2016, Lyla was accepted into the Opera Scholars Australia program and was fortunate tobe awarded the Garry Canning scholarship for the Scholars year of 2017/2018.
After graduating from Newtown High School of the Performing Arts in 2014 as Dux, Lyla was part of the NSW Department of Education Encore program and Talent Development Project. She was invited to perform in a recital showcase at the Sydney Opera House (Joan Sutherland Theatre) in a series of concerts run by the NSW Government.
After concluding her Bachelor of Music, Lyla hopes to continue her studies in France, where she will broaden her understanding of the French language and continue to pursue her dream of singing in the European Operatic Circuit.