Sydney Opera House, during Vivid Festival. Photo by Glen Walker.

Biog / Resume

 

Warwick Fyfe is a Helpmann Award winning Australian / International opera singer and Churchill Fellow. He is considered to be one of Australia's finest and most highly respected helden baritones. Warwick is an alumnus of the Victoria College of the Arts (Melbourne University) Opera Studio. He has sung with the Victorian State Opera, Victorian Opera, New Zealand Opera, and has had a long  association with Opera Australia, singing many difficult and challenging roles.

Since 2014 he has been expanding his international career, and has worked with English Touring Opera, Welsh National Opera, as well as performing in Australia,  U.K., New Zealand, Singapore, Vietnam, Japan and China.  

Concert work includes performances with the Japan Philarmonic, the Tianjin Symphony Orchestra, the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Symphony, Adelaide Symphony, Tasmanian Symphony, Queensland Symphony, Weastern Australian Symphony; the Auckland Philarmonic, New Zealand Symphony, Warsaw Symphony, and Singapore Symphony orchestras, and The Orchestra of The Music Makers (Singapore).

Awards include a Helpmann Award for his 2013 performance as Alberich, in Wagner's Ring Cycle in Melbourne, the Bayreuth Scholarship (2007); a Green Room Award (2005); the Leopold Julian Kronenberg Foundation Award at the Stanislaw Moniuszko International Vocal Competition (Warsaw, 2001); a Bayreuth Bursary (2000); first prize in The McDonald's Aria (1998); The Heinz Australian Youth Aria; The Dame Mabel Brookes Memorial Fellowship; The Austral Salon Scholarship and The Mabel Kent Scholarship. In 2015 he was awarded a Winston Churchill Fellowship to study Wagnerian Vocal technique in Germany, the US and the U.K.