Lana is a 19 year old soprano, currently undertaking a Bachelor of Music, studying with Jane Edwards. After moving to Hobart from the Northern Territory she commenced year 8 studies at St Michael’s Collegiate School, as a music scholar. Lana joined her first choir when she was four, and has been heavily involved with music since then, both as chorister and soloist. To date, she has enjoyed nine years as a Gondwana chorister, having been soloist with Gondwana Voices on tours to China, Taiwan and the Kimberleys. In 2015 she was soprano soloist for the Gondwana Centenary Chorale at Sydney’s Government House, and she has just returned from a American tour with Gondwana Chorale, where she was soloist at the Kennedy Center, and Trinity Church, Wall St. She was also featured soprano for the Collegiate and Hutchins combined choir tour of France and Belgium, representing Australia at the dawn service at Villers-Bretonneux and at the Madeleine church, Paris. In 2016 she travelled to Canberra to participate as Young Artist for the Canberra International Music Festival, working intensively with The Song Company. She is a regular soloist in Hobart, having performed with the Hobart Orpheus Choir, Loose Canon Chamber Ensemble, Derwent Symphony Orchestra and the Meli-Melo Swiss choir, as well as in recital for Brand Tasmania, the Order of St. Lazarus and Scarlet’s Fund. She is a recipient of the Elizabeth Wade University of Tasmania Scholarship in Music, the 2015 Jessie Wakefield-Luckman Prize for Voice, the 2016 Joshua Cooper Memorial Award and the 2016 Cecil Trowbridge Memorial Award. Lana has also achieved an Associate Diploma of Music through the AMEB.