Lexus Song Quest Semi-Finals

Lexus Song Quest semi final 2018 please credit Jeff McEwan

2018 Lexus Song Quest Finalists (L-R) Manase Latu, Joe Haddow, Joel Amosa, Eliza Boom and Filipe Manu with Head Judge Lisa Gasteen (centre).


Over two exciting nights, our 10 Semi-Finalists competed for a place at the Lexus Song Quest Grand Final Gala in Auckland on Saturday, 28 July 2018, and a share of $90,000 in prizes.

The five Finalists were revealed on Sunday 22 July by Head Judge Lisa Gasteen in front of invited guests and broadcast live on RNZ Concert.



Saturday 21 July

Filipe Manu, Eliza Boom, Joel Amosa, Natasha Wilson and Manase Latu sing songs and opera arias with Terence Dennis (piano).


Sunday 22 July

Emily Mwila, Joe Haddow, Madison Nonoa, Jonathan Eyers and Chelsea Dolman sing songs and opera arias with Terence Dennis (piano).

Head Judge Lisa Gasteen will announce the five Lexus Song Quest Finalists at the conclusion of Sunday night’s concert.