Perth mezzo-soprano Fleuranne Brockway has been announced as the recipient of the Australian International Opera Awards’ Royal College of Music Scholarship. Newly partnered with the Royal College of Music in London, the AIOA is regarded as the most prestigious vocal scholarship. Brockway joins the opera program at the RCM this September on a full tuition scholarship valued at $70,000, and receives travel and living expenses.
“I am thrilled and delighted,” said Brockway. “It is a huge honour to receive a position in this prestigious program and I can’t wait to make the most of this incredible opportunity.”
“For 35 years we have encouraged and supported young Australian singers who aspire to perform on the world stage,” said William Cowan, Chairman of the AIOA. “We are delighted that Fleuranne will have the opportunity to study at the RCM. Our continuing goal is to offer our young Australian winners the very best preparation for a professional career in international opera.”
“Our goal in joining with the AIOA is to support outstanding Australian vocal talent,” said Nick Sears, Head of Vocal and Opera at the RCM. “Our proud heritage of developing Australian singers makes the...