Sydney Opera House

Danielle Calder


Background: Born, Australia. Completed Bachelor of Music Performance (Honours) at the Victorian College of the Arts. Awards include; 2006 Dame Joan Hammond Greenroom Award, Sleath Lowrey Singing Scholarship and Armstead Singing Scholarship. Member of The Developing Artist Program, Victorian Opera 2008 - 2009

OA repertoire: Sylviane: The Merry Widow, Mrs Nordstrom: A Little Night Music, Mabel/Edith: The Pirates of Penzance, Oz Opera – Micaela/Frasquita: Carmen, Chorus: The Pirates of Penzance, The Gondoliers, Jenufa, Madama Butterfly, Fledermaus

Other Companies: Governess: The Turn of the Screw, Giannetta: The Elixir of Love (Victorian Opera); Mimì: La bohème, Donna Elvira: Don Giovanni, Santuzza: Cavalleria rusticana, Tosca, title role (Melbourne Opera); Judith: Duke Bluebeard’s Castle, Female Chorus: The Rape of Lucretia (Lyric Opera of Melbourne); The Damnation of Faust, Idomeneo (Opera North UK); The Sound of Music (National Tour for GFO and SEL). Soprano Soloist in Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle, Handel’s Messiah (Gloriana Chamber Choir), Verdi Requiem (UWA Choral Society)


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