Jacqueline Porter appears regularly with Australia’s major symphony orchestras. Her most recent performances include Britten’s Les Illuminations (Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra), Mahler Symphony No. 4 (Sydney and Melbourne Symphony Orchestras), Peter Grimes and Peer Gynt ( Sydney Symphony), Bach St. Matthew Passion and cantatas (Melbourne Bach Choir), Stonnington Outdoor Classics, Messiah (Royal Melbourne Philharmonic) and recitals at Bendigo Chamber Music Festival, Australian Festival of Chamber Music, Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival and Australian Digital Concert Hall Her opera roles include Susanna (The Marriage of Figaro), Despina (Così fan tutte), Drusilla (L’incoronazione di Poppea), L’Amour (Orpheé et Eurydice), Saskia and Hendrickje Stoffels (Rembrandt’s Wife), Clorinda (Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda) for Victorian Opera and Gretel (Hansel and Gretel) for State Opera South Australia, and her recordings include ‘Love’s Torment, Love’s Delight’ recently released on ABC Classics. Jacqueline holds an honours degree in Music Performance and a Bachelor of Arts (Italian) from the University of Melbourne, and is a former Melba Opera Trust Scholar.


Jacqueline Porter is supported by Carolyn Philpot