Vivaldi's Four Seasons
What could be more Melbourne than four seasons in one day? Vivaldi’s masterpiece for violin and orchestra musically depicts everything from a flower-strewn meadow to a violent thunderstorm, with plenty of orchestral fireworks along the way. Featuring members of the MSO’s own violin section as soloists, experience the elemental force of one of classical music’s most iconic compositions. FEATURING Nicholas Bochner, presenter Tiffany Cheng, violin Kathryn Taylor, violin Anne-Marie Johnson, violin Tair Khisambeev, violin PROGRAM VIVALDI The Four Seasons Op.8 Vivaldi’s Four Seasons is proudly presented by TarraWarra Estate.
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Play video Schubert's Unfinished Symphony
Schubert's Unfinished Symphony
One of Australia’s most successful musical exports, Nicholas Carter, returns to the MSO to conduct a shimmering program of Schreker and Schubert.
Play video Cybec Showcase 2021: 21st Century Australian Composers' Program
Cybec Showcase 2021: 21st Century Australian Composers' Program
The MSO premieres works by four of Australia's brightest young composers as part of the Cybec 21st Century Australian Composers' Program.
Play video Mahler's Fourth Symphony
Mahler's Fourth Symphony
Let Mahler’s Fourth Symphony lead you into a sunny and childlike world, conducted by Lawrence Renes and featuring Jacqueline Porter.
Play video Verdi and Prokofiev | Free Livestream
Verdi and Prokofiev | Free Livestream
Under the baton of acclaimed conductor Umberto Clerici the MSO presents an energetic concert of motion and rousing spirit. Streamed live from Hamer Hall | Thursday 5 May 2022
Play video Meow Meow's Pandemonium
Meow Meow's Pandemonium
International siren and comedienne extraordinaire Meow Meow takes over Hamer Hall with her signature sublime and subversive orchestrated chaos.
Play video Haydn's Miracle Symphony
Haydn's Miracle Symphony
Nicholas Carter conducts a program celebrating new voices and miraculous music, including a world premiere by Australian composer Anne Cawrse.