New Zealand dramatic soprano Amanda embarked on her international career in 1999, spending ten years singing leading roles for various opera companies and orchestras in the US and Europe. She is now based in New Zealand and Australia.
Recent engagements include Magda Sorel in The Consul (New York); leading roles with the NZSO and New Zealand Opera; Leonora in Il trovatore (Melbourne’s CitiOpera); Witch/Mother in Hansel and Gretel; and in concert - soprano soloist in Verdi’s Requiem, Bruckner’s F Minor Mass, Strauss’ Four Last Songs; and Mahler’s Second Symphony and Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with the CSO.
2016 saw Amanda make her Opera Australia debut singing Siegrune in their internationally acclaimed Ring Cycle. She is in frequent demand as a soloist with touring entity Operatunity, and is engaged to sing concerts in India in 2019 with the Mumbai Symphony Orchestra and Simon O’Neill.