DIVA MANAGEMENT is Australia's freshest classical artist agency, based in Sydney, NSW.
Founder Alex Robertson-Jervis, has been performing in eisteddfods and music festivals from the age of 5. With a strong family musical influence since she was a child, (her mother is Joanne Callinan, one of Australia's highly regarded musicians and pedagogues). Alex went on to study at Sydney University, Conservatorium of Music (Diploma of Opera) & Griffith University, Conservatorium of Music (Postgrad. Diploma of Opera and Master of Music, Performance). Prizes include the Inaugural Brisbane Club Award, the Elizabeth Muir Prize and Finalist and recipient of the Encouragement Award in the 1995 Herald Sun Aria. She then joined Opera Queensland as a Young Artist and toured regional Queensland, prior to leaving for Europe on an Elizabethan Trust Scholarship to further her studies abroad.
After 8 years touring, performing various roles in Festivals and concerts across Europe & the Americas, including Mimi/La Boheme; Cio Cio San/Madama Butterfly;Donna Elvira/Don Giovanni; Mrs Jessel/Turn of the Screw; Countess/Nozze di Figaro; Tatiana/Eugene Onegin and Helena/A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Alex settled into London life and in-between performance contracts, worked as a Corporate Relations Manager at the UK's top booking agency, Toptable. Here, she liaised with the crème de la crème of the Nation's event teams, with key clients including Coutts, RBS, Rio Tinto, Linklaters & Allen and Overy.
Upon her return home to Australia, Alex was offered the role of Artist Manager at one of Australia’s largest classical music management agencies, Patrick Togher Artist Management. In this role, she managed over 30 renowned operatic and concert artists. It was here, that Alex ignited her passion for artist management and administration.
Alex is now based in the Northern Beaches of Sydney with her husband and enjoys a diverse musical life which combines artist management, vocal teaching, adjudicating and encouraging the promising young talent and stars of the future we have here in Australia. Alex has adjudicated the Royal South Street, Ballarat, Toowoomba, Wollongong and Sydney Eisteddfod Classical Vocal sections and is well known for her supportive and encouraging feedback to young singers. She is also the Music Director for 'Music @ Manly' and is delighted to be bringing some of Australia’s brilliant musicians to Sydney’s Northern Beaches.
DIVA MANAGEMENT takes care of its esteemed artists with an honest and heartfelt approach, offering guidance and advice in collaboration with each individual’s needs and requirements.
Guidance for young singers on the verge of an operatic or performing career is also offered by DIVA MANAGEMENT.