Mietta Blog

2016 Judges, Masters and Venues Announced

Posted: Thursday, May 19, 2016

The Master Classes for the 2016 Mietta Song Competition will be held at St Stephen's Anglican Church, Richmond on Thursday June 14 and Friday June 15. Entrance to the Master Classes is by gold coin donation.

The Master Classes will be:

The artistic partnership with David Barnard: Thursday 14 July, 11am - 1pm

French Chanson with Rosamund Illing: Thursday 14 July, 2pm - 4pm

Text and Interpretation of Australian or English Song with Michael-Leighton-Jones: Friday 15 July, 11am - 1pm

The Music Industry and Profession: Panel presentation and workshop moderated by Marshall McGuire and featuring Stefan Cassomenos, Merlyn Quaife and Kathryn Morrison: Friday 15 July, 2pm - 4pm

The Semi-Finals of the 2016 Mietta Song Competition will be held on July 16 at St. Stephen's Anglican Church, Richmond and the Finals will be held on July 17 at the Australian National Academy of Music, South Melbourne.  The Semi-Finals will be held between 11am and 4pm, and the Finals will be held from 1.30pm to 4.15pm.

The Judges for the 2016 Mietta Song Competition are Professor Mel Waters, Caroline Almonte, Dame Felicity Lott and Peter-Coleman Wright.

Tickets for the Competition will be released soon.