Thomas Harvey (tenor) is currently completing his Bachelor of Music with Honours, studying with Carrie Barr. In addition to being a current scholar of Opera Scholars Australia, Thomas is currently involved with a number of musical projects at the University of Melbourne, including the September performances of Monteverdi’s ‘L’Orfeo.’ Thomas also appeared in Copland’s ‘The Second Hurricane’ with Victorian Opera in October, in the role of Lowrie.
During his studies, Thomas also had the opportunity to spend a year at the Chicago College of Performing Arts, USA. He appeared in the CCPA Conservatory Chorus, directed by Dr. Cheryl Frazes-Hill, performing Schubert's Mass No. 5 with the Illinois Philharmonic. Thomas has a particular interest in Japanese Western-style art song, and looks forward to exploring this repertoire further. Thomas also appeared in the university's 2016 production of Charpentier's 'La Descente d'Orphée aux Enfers,' and covered the lead role of Orphée.