Wales International Academy of Voice

About WIAV

"The new generation of opera singers face a faster, more demanding commercial profession than in the past."

Operatic excellence was traditionally a career-long goal gradually achieved through experience in the profession, with vocal security and techniques needed to sustain long careers. In today’s more ‘instant’ world with changed dramatic expectations and requirements, artists are often cast in the most exacting roles at an earlier stage and are under pressure to succeed more quickly.

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