Michelle Ryan, Australian soprano
Bel Canto alumni Michelle Ryan is the 2019 prestigious winner of the German - Australian Opera Grant and will take a one year position contract with the HESSISCHES STAATSTHEATER WIESBADEN starting in August 020. Michelle studied at the Sydney Conservatorium.
Michelle is also a finalist in the 2019 Bel Canto Competition presented by the Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonygne Foundation in Australia.
A glorious singer who is on the rise!
Luvuyo mbundo, South African Baritone
Bel Canto alumni Luvuyo mbundu has been chosen to be a member of the 2019 / 2020 Deutsche Oper am Rhein Opera Studio in Germany.
A Semi -finalist Placido Domingo's Operalia in Prague 2019. Luvuyo sang Dr Malatesta in Don Pasquale at the Cape Town Opera and was the 2018, winner of the international opera vocal competition Gabriel Benackova.
Listen to Luvuyo sing on our Alumni video page.