Lexus Song Quest 2016





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Published on Apr 20, 2016

Join us for New Zealand’s most glittering night of opera, the Lexus Song Quest Grand Final Gala on Saturday 23 July 2016 at the Auckland Town Hall.

Feel the excitement as New Zealand’s finest young voices compete for the country’s most coveted singing prize with the winner receiving cash, study, and travel prizes to the value of $85,000.

Celebrating its 60th Anniversary, the biennial competition has launched the careers of Aotearoa’s finest international opera stars including Sol3 Mio’s Amitai Pati, Jonathan Lemalu, Dame Malvina Major and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa.

Who will be win?

Join our four finalists as they take the stage for the biggest night of their performing lives, singing with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra conducted by Edo de Waart, and watch on as the winner is announced live on stage by guest judge and international opera star, Yvonne Kenny.

The Lexus Song Quest is presented by the New Zealand Festival and lead partner Lexus, with support from the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation and Dame Malvina Major Foundation.


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