The word is out! Old favourites, new friends in 2017.
The students performing for you at this concert will be the winners of the Peninsula Music Society’s 2017 Bursary Awards. All entrants will have been auditioned and interviewed by a panel of adjudicators who decide the winners. Members of the panel are all professional musicians and independent of PMS.
Merlyn Quaife is one of Australia's most highly regarded sopranos and a performer of great versatility. Her regular performances have included opera, oratorio, chamber music, lieder and contemporary music. She is a great champion of new music and has had many works composed for her. In 2013 she was awarded an AM for her 'services to music'
Based in South Melbourne Town Hall, the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) is Australia's leading performance training academy for our elite-level young musicians.