About Brianna Louwen

Brianna is a Soprano from Perth, Western Australia. She holds a Masters in Music: Solo Voice Ensemble Singing with Distinction from the University of York (UK), where she studied under Robert Hollingworth (I Fagiolini), and Susan Young. Brianna graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2014 with a Bachelor of Music in Classical Voice Performance, where she studied under Megan Sutton. Awards include Young Person and the Arts International Travelling Scholarship from the West Australian Department of Culture and the Arts (2016), First Prize in the Fremantle Eisteddfod Open Aria Competition (2016), Finalist in the Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Competition (2018, 2019), and Runner-up in the Art Song Perth Evelyn & Ralph Thompson Memorial Scholarship (2020).

Brianna is a 2019-21 Wesfarmers Arts Young Artist with West Australian Opera, and in 2020 made her principal debut as the Kitchen Maid in Imant Raminsh’s The Nightingale. She sings with the West Australian Opera Chorus, St George's Cathedral Choir and Consort, St George's College Chapel Choir and Consort and the Giovanni Consort. She is establishing herself as a freelance soloist, and has performed with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, Perth Symphony Orchestra, St George’s Cathedral and the Perth Symphonic Chorus.

Brianna is a Teaching Artist with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra in their Crescendo Education Program, tutors with the Perth Choral Institute, the Oxford & Cambridge Singing School, the National Youth Choir of Australia, and is the Vocal Specialist at St George's College (UWA).