The University of Melbourne Symphony Orchestra performs a triptych of symphonic works, with each Composer having drawn on very different sources of inspiration for their musical canvases.
The Melbourne Composers Big Band are proud to present our first guest composer concert for 2017 - Jenna Cave! The band will be featuring 2 spectacular sets of original music from 5.00pm on September 17th @ Cross Street. We encourage everyone to get down and check out Jenna working her magic with this ensemble. Come and support Australian big band music!
See the University of Melbourne Symphony Orchestra perform three seminal and powerful works from Wagner, Prokofiev and Rachmaninov this August.
Join us for an evening of fantastic live music from the alumni of Williamstown High School. Hear students past and present perform alongside each other in the excellent new centenary theatre. All proceeds will be donated towards a new drum kit for the theatre. With music of all styles this is sure to be an event you don’t want to miss.
The Australasian Orchestra's second full orchestra concert of 2017 will feature a performance of Rimsky-Korsakov's incomparable symphonic suite 'Scheherazade', Op. 35 (complete). Joining it will be Rossini's brilliant 'The Thieving Magpie Overture' as well as a performance of the brilliant ('flamenco' influenced) 'Symphony No. 3' by Melbourne's Benjamin Bates, all conducted by Chief Conductor Robert Dora.
Presented by IgniteLab and The Melbourne Conservatorium of Music
Young musicians break with tradition to weave stories about the music and create spellbinding performances.
Kit is looking forward to working with the Australasian Salon Orchestra again in bringing these less known Viennese pieces to life.
The University of Melbourne Symphony Orchestra performs an all English program. They will present works from Gustav Holst, Benjamin Britten and Edward Elgar.