Australian baritone Shaun Brown has worked and studied in England, Germany, Italy and the United States of America where he completed a Doctorate of Musical Arts at the University of North Texas.
The former Opera Queensland Young Artist is known to Queensland audiences for his many appearances including most recently in Don Giovanni, The Merry Widow, and the 2018 regional tour of Ruddigore, or The Witch’s Curse! Shaun also appeared in Opera Queensland’s ENCORE concert at QPAC October 2020.
Internationally, Shaun has sung in Opéra de Lyon’s production of The Lindbergh Flight at the New Zealand International Arts Festival and has performed in New York at the Center for Contemporary Opera in works by Jake Heggie. Shaun has performed to critical acclaim as a concert soloist covering repertoire including Britten’s War Requiem, Bach’s St Matthew Passion and Mendelssohn’s Elijah. In high demand as an adjudicator for vocal and choral competitions and eisteddfods, Shaun holds a position as an examiner for the Australian Music Education Board and is currently the Director of Performance at the School of Music, University of Queensland.