News and events

16 October 2021: New Zealand Aria Final

NZ Aria winner 2019 soprano Elizabeth Mandeno
Credit: Tony Whitehead

The New Zealand Aria competition concludes with “Finals Night” in Rotorua.

Talented opera singers will come together in Rotorua to compete for the title of one of Australasia’s most prestigious singing competitions.

The contestants will compete in heats, with 10 finalists selected to compete in the final, accompanied by the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, on Saturday 16 October at Rotorua’s Destiny Church.

Who will win the Dame Malvina Major Foundation $20,000 first prize?

Find out more at


Mezzo soprano wins DMMF Christchurch Aria


* indicates required
Please let me know about upcoming DMMF events in the following regions: