51st International Vocal Competition - Opera | Oratorio
9 - 16 September 2017



Aura Go

Australia (1987)
Duo with mezzo-soprano Erica Back

Australian pianist Aura Go has been described as “a captivating performer… possessing great depth and exquisite sensitivity” (The Scotsman) and is widely recognized for her compelling performances and innovative programming. In addition to regular performances as soloist and chamber musician in Australia, Europe and the USA, Aura has appeared at international music festivals including the Melbourne International Arts Festival, the MSO Metropolis New Music Festival, Kuhmo International Chamber Music Festival and the Edinburgh Festival.

Recent seasons have included numerous concerto appearances with the Melbourne Chamber Orchestra and Orchestra Victoria, and solo recitals in Italy, Denmark, Finland, Australia and the USA. Aura is an active lied pianist for many years and has performed many recitals with singers in Australia, the USA and Finland. In 2006 and 2007 she received multiple prizes in Australia’s National Liederfest competition. Since 2015, Aura has been enjoying a regular collaboration with Finnish mezzo-soprano Erica Back.

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