Lorina Gore is a regular performer with Opera Australia, where her roles have included the Queen of the Night (The Magic Flute); Fiakermilli (Arabella); Amina (La sonnambula); Lisa (La sonnambula); Leila (The Pearl Fishers); Tytania (A Midsummer Night’s Dream); Honey B (Bliss); Marzelline (Fidelio); Oscar (A Masked Ball); Yum-Yum (The Mikado); Niece (Peter Grimes); Despina (Così fan tutte); Musetta (La bohème); Nanetta (Falstaff); and Woglinde (the Ring cycle). In 2010 she performed as Pip in Jake Heggie’s Moby-Dick for State Opera of South Australia, for which she received a Helpmann Award nomination. Her international performances have included the title role in Lucia di Lammermoor for Iford Arts; Fiakermilli (Arabella) for Garsington Opera; Giulia (La scala di seta) for Independent Opera; Blonde (The Abduction from the Seraglio), Agilea (Teseo) and Sandrina (L’infedeltà delusa) for English Touring Opera; and Norina (Don Pasquale) and Violetta (La traviata) for New Zealand Opera. Lorina Gore studied at the Australian National University in Canberra and the National Opera Studio in London and has been the recipient of numerous prestigious opera awards. She has recorded highlights from Der Rosenkavalier with Yvonne Kenny, and selections from Handel’s Rodelinda conducted by Richard Bonynge, both for ABC Classics. She will perform the roles of Violetta and Musetta for Opera Australia in 2015.