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08 August 2017

Welcome to Arts Global

A foundation empowering emerging artists and advancing social change

Founded in 1999 by Heather de Haes OAM, Arts Global is registered as a charity in the United Kingdom, Switzerland and the United States. It is recognised as one of the world's leading boutique foundations.

This page brings you the latest News of our activities around the world.

For the full Arts Global story, we invite you to visit Events, Who We Are, Our Artists and Instruments & Special Projects.

We exist to serve our Artists and the Special Projects we choose to support. But equally, we offer to our treasured Friends and Supporters memorable cultural experiences and valuable networking opportunities, in venues of unique flair and distinction. Visit Membership & Sponsorship for more about the Arts Global family.

06 August 2017

ArtsGlobal artist lands lead role in West End Musical

Soprano Amy Manford will be joining the cast of 'Phantom of the Opera' at Her Majesty's Theatre, London, from 4 September in the lead role of 'Christine Daaé'.

Australian-born, Amy Manford recently obtained a Masters (Performing Arts) with First-Class Honours at the Royal College of Music studying with Janis Kelly. She was a Basil Coleman Opera Scholar supported by a Siow-Furniss Award. Amy previously studied at The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, receiving a Bachelor of Music in Classical Voice in 2013 and Post-Graduate Diploma in Music in 2014 under the tutelage of Patricia Price. 

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01 April 2017

2 more musicians join ArtsGlobal Roster

Arts Global welcomes to its roster mezzo soprano Ashyln Tymms, and soprano Amy Manford.

Australian-born mezzo-soprano Ashlyn Tymms has been praised for her “wonderful tone and creamy quality.” (Limelight Magazine, London, 2016). After graduating from the University of Melbourne, Ashlyn was invited to attend the Royal College of Music for her Masters in Vocal Performance as an HF Music Scholar, under Patricia Bardon. Ashlyn is a winner of the Basil Coleman Award, Sylvia Harris Award, Joan Carden Award and the Josephine Baker Trust Award.

Australian-born soprano Amy Manford is currently studying with Janis Kelly for a masters of performing arts at the Royal College of Music, London. She is a Basil Coleman Opera Scholar supported by a Siow-Furniss Award. Amy previously studied at The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, receiving a Bachelor of Music in Classical Voice in 2013 and Post-Graduate Diploma in Music in 2014 under the tutelage of Patricia Price.

Both singers were recently performing in lead roles in the RCM's production of Handel's opera Faramondo. A review of their performances can be found here.