At the Chorale's concert on 28 November 2010, Amelia Ryman was announced as the third recipient of the Kapiti Chorale Award in Vocal Performance.
Amelia was born and bred in Wanganui, and is currently studying towards a Bachelor of Music at the New Zealand School of Music, majoring in Performance Voice, under Jenny Wollerman.
Although originally a cellist, Amelia changed her musical direction to singing upon joining the New Zealand Secondary Schools Choir in 2007. She also currently sings with the Wellington Cathedral Choir.
In 2010 Amelia was placed first in the Italian 17th Century Aria section at the Wellington Performing Arts Competitions.
Amelia was soprano soloist in the Kapiti Chorale May 2012 concert, which was a celebration of Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee
Amelia Ryman - 6 May 2012