Nicholas Dinopoulos

Artistic Director

A former boy chorister of St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Nicholas Dinopoulos studied singing at the University of Melbourne under Merlyn Quaife AM, and furthered his training as a studio artist of Gertrude Opera. He maintains a busy performance schedule consisting of various concert, recital and operatic engagements, most notably as a core member of Songmakers Australia. He is frequently heard in national live-to-air broadcasts on ABC Classic FM.

As a conductor and educator, he currently holds positions at the Sir Zelman Cowen School of Music (Sessional Voice Teacher & Music Director, Monash University Singers), andhas prepared both choral-symphonic and chamber choral works as a guest chorus master for leading Australian organisations. He has also been the resident vocal consultant to the National Youth Choir of Australia for the past four seasons. A specialist in the field of changing voice and young men’s singing, he has served on the staff of the Australian Boys Choral Institute since 2007. He is only the fifth Artistic Director appointed in the Choir’s nearly 80-year history..