Drummond Zoe 2017

Zoe Drummond, 2017 Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship Quarter-Finalist

Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship: Zoe Drummond

Soprano Zoe Drummond completed a Bachelor of Music Performance with First Class Honours at The Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

Zoe has been a Melba Opera Trust Scholar for three years, as a proud recipient of the 2015 RJ Hamer Opera Scholarship, the 2016 and the 2017 Dame Nellie Melba Scholarship and Patrick & Vivian Gordon Award.

In 2016, Zoe won the prestigious Opera Foundation for Young Australians Lady Fairfax New York Scholarship, and placed second in the Mietta Song Competition. She also made her Opera Australia principal debut in The Eighth Wonder and recorded her first CD with The Seven Sopranos.

This year, Zoe performed the role of the Nightingale in Sleeping Beauty with Victorian Opera; is covering the lead role in Opera Australia’s Two Weddings, One Bride; and looks forward to commencing study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama on full scholarship.