Australian baritone Shaun Brown has worked and studied in England, Germany, Italy and the United States of America, where he studied a Doctorate of Musical Arts at the University of North Texas.
A former Opera Queensland Young Artist, Shaun is known to Queensland audiences for his many appearances including roles in Don Giovanni, The Merry Widow, and the Brisbane and touring productions of Ruddigore, or The Witch’s Curse!
Internationally, Shaun has sung in Opéra de Lyon’s production of The Lindbergh Flight at the New Zealand International Arts Festival and has performed in New York at the Center for Contemporary Opera in works by Jake Heggie. He has performed to critical acclaim as a concert soloist covering repertoire including Britten’s War Requiem, Bach’s St Matthew Passion and Mendelssohn’s Elijah.
In high demand as an adjudicator for vocal and choral competitions and eisteddfods, Shaun holds a position as an examiner for the Australian Music Education Board and is currently the Voice Performance Fellow at the University of Queensland.