Anna Leese inaugural artist-in-residence at the NZ Singing School — 22.04.10

Anna Leese (Award for Patronage donation recipient from Gillian & Roderick Deane) will be the inaugural artist-in-residence at the New Zealand Singing School in January 2011

Anna Leese (Award for Patronage donation recipient from Gillian & Roderick Deane) will be the inaugural artist-in-residence at the New Zealand Singing School in January 2011.  The Hawke's Bay-based school has been running for 25 years and has created opportunities for young New Zealand singers (such as Laureate Simon O'Neill ) to make a name for themselves internationally. 

Napier-born Anna is currently performing the role of Tatyana in Eugene Onegin in Ghent, Belgium. After the premiere one European reviewer described her performance as a “revelation”.

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