New Zealand born tenor Zachary McCulloch has recently completed a Bachelor of Music from the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. Earlier in 2016 Zachary performed the role of Nanki-Poo in the Mikado with the touring company Co-Opera and the G&S Society of South Australia travelling to regional Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia. He was a member of the Opera Scholars Australia 2015-2016 and was a semifinalist in the 2015 OSA Aria. Other performance highlights include performing in the Morning Melody concert series at Hamer Hall, with mezzo-soprano Suzanne Johnston; tenor soloist in the Bach Cantata Gott ist mein König and in Saint-Sæns Oratorio de Noël with the Monash Chorale. For the remainder of 2016, Zachary will be the tenor soloist in the Bach Coffee Cantata with La Fraternita di Solisti along side soprano Elena Xanthoudakis, and participating in Opera Australia's production of Wagner's Gottedammerung as chorus.
In 2017, Zachary will perform the role of Frederic in the Pirates of Penzance with Monash Chorale, and appear in numerous gala performances.