Christopher Hillier is one of Australia’s finest young singers. He graduated from the Sydney Conservatorium with First Class Honours in 2006 and the National Opera Studio (London) in 2007.
He has received numerous awards and scholarships, most notably the Opera Foundation Covent Garden Scholarship in 2006.
Christopher’s operatic repertoire includes Zurga in Bizet’s Les Pêcheurs de perles and Germont in Verdi’s La Traviata. He has performed for companies such as Pacific Opera, the Edinburgh festival, Sydney Philharmonia, Art Song NSW, the Joan Sutherland Society of Sydney and many others. His wide concert repertoire includes Handel’s Messiah, Orff’s Carmina Burana, Vaughan Williams’ Dona Nobis Pacem and Haydn’s Mass in Time of War.
Christopher joined the principal ensemble of Opera Australia in 2012 appearing in La Traviata and Salome. In 2013, he sang the title role in Don Giovanni and Christian in Un Ballo in maschera.