ARTicle Magazine

Meet the 2018 Lexus Song Quest Semi Finalists

27 June 2018

10 promising singers from around Aotearoa have been selected to compete for the the next stage of the 2018 Lexus Song Quest competition. On 21 and 22 July they will perform live at one of two Semi-Final concerts in Wellington, where Head Judge Lisa Gasteen will select five Finalists to go on to perform with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra at the Lexus Song Quest Grand Final Gala in Auckland on 28 July. 

Lexus Song Quest 2018

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Joel Amosa

Joel Amosa
(bass-baritone) from Auckland

Eliza Boom

Eliza Boom
(soprano) from Whangarei / Manchester


Chelsea Dolman
(soprano) from Hamilton

Jonathan Elvers

Jonathan Eyers
(baritone) Waikato / Berlin

Joel Haddow

Joe Haddow
(baritone) from Porirua

Manase Latu

Manase Latu
(tenor) from Tonga / Auckland


Emily Mwila
(soprano) from Wellington / New York


Madison Nonoa
(soprano) from Hamilton / London


Natasha Wilson
(soprano) from Auckland / San Francisco


Filipe Manu
(tenor) from Auckland / London