Senior Vocal
Adjudicator 2009


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Alison Farr-Handley—Senior Vocal


Soprano Alison Farr-Handley has had a full and varied performance career both in Australia and in Europe including recitals and concerts in London, Germany, Austria and Australia, operatic engagements with The Australian Opera, State Opera of South Australia, Oper der Stadt Koln, and other regional companies in Britain, Germany & Australia and broadcasts for the ABC, 2MBS and DeutscheWelle (Berlin).

She holds a B.Mus from her native Adelaide as well as a Diploma of Operatic Art (with Merit) and a Grad Dip of Music (Opera) from the Sydney Conservatorium. As a student she was also the recipient of multiple scholarships and prizes including The German Operatic Award and The AIMS Scholarship (Opera Foundation).

Since returning to Australia full time, Alison has undertaken studies in vocal anatomy and voice disorders at La Trobe University and currently runs a private voice studio as well as being a sessional voice teacher for tertiary music students.