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Iain Henderson

Tenor

Iain Henderson is currently studying a Bachelor of Music at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music (QCGU) under the tutelage of Margaret Schindler. He joined Opera Queensland in 2011 and has performed as a member of the Chorus in La Fanciulla del West, Macbeth, Carmen, St Matthew Passion and Otello. In 2013 Iain was the cover of the role of Roderigo in Otello.

Iain has been awarded numerous prizes including the 2011 Hugh and Blanche Campbell Prize from Griffith University, the 2013 Ronald Dowd Memorial Prize for Tenors at the Sydney Eisteddfod and is the winner of the 2014 Joyce Campbell-Lloyd Scholarship from University of Southern Queensland. Iain was also participant in the 2013 Lisa Gasteen National Opera School for which he received a scholarship to attend.

A regular performer in concerts throughout Brisbane, Iain has performed with Aria Productions, Vavachi Entertainment, St Lucia Orchestra and local artists Leslie Martin, Mia Yaniw , Roger Davy and Samuel Johnson. Iain has performed with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra on several occasions with Opera Queensland, most notably in 2013 in Opera at Jimbour (Queensland Music Festival) and Opera on the Riverstage (Brisbane Festival).