Jared Holt completed a degree in Classics and Law with Honours. Winner of the 2000 Mobil Song Quest New Zealand, he furthered his vocal studies in London at the Royal College of Music and joined the Jette Parker Young Artists Programme at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden.
Having enjoyed a successful career as a baritone, Jared has now made the transition to tenor with a debut performance with the New Zealand String Quartet. Previous engagemts include covering the title role in Werther (Opera Australia), Prologue/Peter Quint in Turn of the Screw (New Zealand Opera), Mozart Requiem (Christchurch Symphony) and Beethoven Symphony No. 9 and Choral Fantasy (Napier Civic Choir).
See Jared Holt in action on Thursday 25 November in The New Zealand Herald Premier Series: The Radical.