Sarah Brady wins Bernadette Greevy Bursary

July 132017

Congratulations to soprano, Sarah Brady, winner of the NCH Bernadette Greevy Bursary 2017.

Sarah’s winning performance in the final of the Bernadette Greevy Bursary took place on the 20th of June at the National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland​, and was adjudicated by celebrated Irish soprano Celine Byrne and renowned bass-baritone Ian Caddy. Sarah wowed the judges with her vocal prowess and talent in a programme of works by Handel, Mahler and Irish composer Philip Martin.

Established in 2010 by the NCH and The Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, the Bernadette Greevy Bursary is to support and provide performance opportunities for young Irish singers. The prize also honours the late Irish mezzo-soprano and opera festival director Dr. Bernadette Greevy.