Hancock Artists shine in Madeline Lee

Australian composer, John Haddock’s opera, Madeline Lee premiered with Opera Australia in 2004. Last week it closed the first season of Lost Operas of Oz, a new project of State Opera South Australia. After a two-week rehearsal period, two performances were given in the company’s Studio. Madeline Lee is a triumphant success, vindication of SOSA…

Warwick Fyfe to sing Wotan, Die Walküre in 2020

Die Walküre (The Valkyrie) 05 JANUARY 2020ESPLANADE CONCERT HALL Richard Wagner Die Walküre (The Valkyrie) Chan Tze Law conductorEdith Podesta directorBryan Register (Siegmund)Lee Bisset (Sieglinde)Daniel Sumegi (Hunding)Warwick Fyfe (Wotan)Alwyn Mellor (Brunnhilde)Caitlin Hulcup (Fricka)Elizabeth Atherton (Gerhilde)Janani Sridhar (Ortlinde)Kiandra Howarth (Helmwige)Sharon Prero (Siegrune)Jade Tan Shi Yu (Waltraute)Cassandra Seidemann (Roßweiße)Fiona Campbell (Grimgerde)Dominica Matthews (Schwertleite) To kick off the…

Andrey Lebedev news update

Hello to my friends and followers, I’d like to share with you some news from the past few months and some interesting performances I have coming up soon. Check out details below. Cheers, Andrey! To read the original post from Andrey please click here Prize winner at ARD Music Competition ARD Music Competition: Prize Winners…

Kate Ladner joins Hancock Artists

We are delighted to announce that the exciting Australian soprano, Kate Ladner has joined our roster. Kate recently enjoyed great success singing the pivotal role of Lady Macbeth in the new Elijah Moshinsky production at the Buxton Festival conducted by Stephen Barlow. MACBETH 1847 Buxton International Festival 2017 “Ladner’s Lady was clearly dominant but this…

Warwick Fyfe wins universal acclaim for his performance of Klingsor

Warwick Fyfe is enjoying well-deserved  success for his appearances as Klingsor in the Opera Australia concert performances of Wagner’s Parsifal at the Sydney Opera House with Jonas Kaufmann. This coupled with the universal acclaim he received for his interpretation of Alberich in the recent OA Ring bodes well for the future. So what’s next? A…

Warwick Fyfe sings Klingsor in performances of Parsifal with Jonas Kaufmann

Heldenbariton, Warwick Fyfe made his debut tonight singing the role of Klingsor in Wagner’s epic opera, Parsifal at the Sydney Opera House with Opera Australia.  Opera Australia have brought together a first class cast which is lead by the outstanding Heldentenor, Jonas Kaufmann. There are two more performances on the 12th and the 14th of…

Classical Guitarist, Andrey Lebedev joins Hancock Artists

We are delighted to announce the management and representation of the young Russian/Australian classical guitarist, Andrey Lebedev. Andrey is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music and recently completed a mentoring/development programme with City Music Foundation. He has received support by the Australian Music Foundation and is now a Tait Memorial Trust artist. Tomorrow…

Warwick Fyfe to sing Alberich with Opera Australia

Thrilling Australian Heldenbariton, Warwick Fyfe, singing Alberich’s curse from Wagner’s epic Ring Cycle. Warwick is to begin his second journey as the Schwefelgezwerg’ (literally ‘sulphurous dwarf) in the revival of Neil Armfield’s production for Opera Australia at Melbourne’s State Theatre, which opens on Monday 21st November.

Interview: Warwick Fyfe – Classic Melbourne

Deborah Humble presents a full and fascinating interview with her erstwhile colleague and friend, Warwick Fyfe, including his huge success with  Alberich in the Melbourne Ring Cycle in 2013. Warwick will reprise his Helpmann Award-winning performance in the Opera Australia Ring Cycle later this month. “Can you tell me a bit about what you have done/sung…

Y-Squared | Yelian He & Yasmin Rowe on tour in Australia

Yelian He and Yasmin Rowe agreed to create the classical Cello Piano Duo “Y-Squared” in 2008. Eight years on, Y-Squared have performed for a great deal of people in many beautiful venues around the world. On Saturday November 12th they continue their Australian tour in recital with Wilma Smith, violin, at Ian Roach Hall, Scotch College,…