CONDUCTOR AND HEAD OF MUSIC
Pianist, Organist and Conductor Anthony Hunt was the Chorus Master at Opera Australia from 2013-2019. In 2020 he returned to Adelaide with his family, commencing as Head of Music & Chorus Master at the State Opera of South Australia, and as Director of Music at St Peter’s Cathedral.
After completing an Honours degree in both Piano and Organ performance at the Elder Conservatorium, Anthony moved to London to study as a repetiteur on the Royal Academy of Music specialist opera course.
As Chorus Master at Opera Australia, he prepared the chorus for over 55 different operas, and his work has been frequently broadcast on ABC Classic FM; and the many DVD releases and international cinema broadcasts include La Traviata, Madama Butterfly, Aida, Turandot, Carmen and La Boheme for Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour.
Anthony has been a participant in the Symphony Australia Conductor Development Program, a guest chorus master for the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, and is an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music.