For some time Dame Kiri had felt that the Foundation needed be able to react quicker to assess opportunities to support talented New Zealand singers.
The Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation was saddened in October to learn of the death of Dame Joan Sutherland.
The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra recently confirmed details of a special concert ‘Dame Kiri Te Kanawa – A Gala Evening’
2009 was a vintage year for young New Zealand Bass Wade Kernot.
Paul brings to his new role with the Foundation wide experience in marketing, communications and strategic planning.