Influences: Emma Matthews, Kathryn Grayson, Dame Joan Sutherland, Lily Pons, Beverly Sills, Sarah Brightman, Diana Damrau, Lucia Popp, Hayley Westenra, Anna Netrebko, Miriam Stockley, Kristin Chenoweth
CLASSICALLY TRAINED SOPRANO
Won first vocal competition at 5 years old. Started Classical singing lessons at about 8 and operatic repertoire when I was about 15.
Currently studying Bachelor of Music in Classical Voice at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in Perth.
2011 Mandurah Catholic College scholarship winner - classical vocals
2012 Mandurah Catholic College scholarship winner - classical vocals
2015 Edith Cowan University Excellence Award Scholarship
2004 1st Place 5-8 Yr Vocal Solo, regional Talent Quest
2005 1st place 5-8 Yr Vocal Solo, Bunbury Eisteddfod
2005 1st Place 5-8 Yr Vocal Solo, regional Talent Quest
2006 1st Place 6-10 Yr Musical Theatre Solo, regional Talent Quest
2007 1st Place 13/u Vocal Solo (9 yrs old at time), Fremantle Eisteddfod,
2007 Winner Outstanding Vocal Solo Performance in the 13 year & Under Division, Fremantle Eisteddfod.
2007 1st place 10 yr age group – Musical Theatre Vocal Solo, Kwinana Eisteddfod
2007 1st place 10 yr age group – Classical Vocal Solo, Kwinana Eisteddfod
2007 1st place in Primary Vocal Ensemble (duet) , Kwinana Eisteddfod
2007 Winner, Annie Stewart Performing Arts Scholarship Award
2008 1st place, Classical vocal solo in 13/u division – Kwinana Eisteddfod (11 yrs old)
2008 1st place, Musical Theatre vocal solo in 13/u division – Kwinana Eisteddfod
2008 1st place, Vocal Recital 13/u division – Kwinana Eisteddfod
2008 Winner of Best Overall Vocal Recital Performance – Kwinana Eisteddfod (Cash prize award)
2011 1st Place in the 12-14 Year Vocal Division at regional 2011 Stars of Tomorrow
* (Took a break from competitions due to ill health... was talked into doing the 2011)
2014 Hon. Mention for Vocal Solo and also Duet at State Cath. Performing Arts Festival
2014 Overall Winners awarded Perpetual Shield for Vocal Duet at above state Festival.
* Member & soloist of senior College choir.
* Perform annually at the State Catholic Performing Arts Festival (piano & vocal solos) in Perth
* Vocal soloist and piano soloist at annual MCC Performing Arts Recitals
2006 Vocal soloist, Mandurah Crab Fest
2007 Opened Annual state Swimming event with Australian National Anthem
2007 Solo Vocalist, front of curtain act, Peel Fest, Mandurah Performing Arts Centre
2008 Solo Vocalist, front of curtain act, Peel Fest, Mandurah Performing Arts Centre
2008 Opened annual state swimming event with Australian National Anthem
2010 Vocalist, senior college musical production of Fame
2011 Telethon: Junior choir & musical theatre troupe, 2011 Telethon (TV Channel 7, October 2011, Perth Convention and Entertainment Centre.)
2012 Member of The Tivoli Club of Perth's Tivolettes for the 2012 season. Vocal soloist and troupe member (singing/dancing).
2012 Vocal soloist, opening of Austin Cove celebrations.
2012 Auditioned & invited to join Musicals in Concert (with Lucy Durack et al) Perth Concert Hall - had to decline due clashing engagements with The Tivolettes.
2012 Vocalist, Pinjarra Festival
2012 Telethon 2012 APAN Choir
2012 Supporting act member, Dance It Out Concert, Perth Entertainment Centre
2012 APAN Choir - City of Perth Christmas Nativity, 19-21 Dec 2012
2012 Vocal Soloist (Silent Night) City of Perth Xmas Nativity
2013 Vocal soloist, The Couch (Aust/NZ variety TV show)
2013 Lead role: Mabel, Pirates of Penzance, Phoenix Theatre Inc.
2013 Ensemble Phantom of the Opera
2013 AMEB Exam (singing) "A" Pass with Honours
2014 Lead role: Belle, Beauty & the Beast
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PIANO: AMEB Grade 6. Took a break in 2011 & slowed down during comp. swimming years. As at end 2012 up to level AMEB Grade 6 and chose not to do exams from that point on.
UKELELE: Self taught (prev. had violin lessons - 2 years and guitar - 1 year)