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 MSO x SSO | Musical Friendship: A Symphony for Two Orchestras | Australia - Singapore Collaboration
MSO x SSO | Musical Friendship: A Symphony for Two Orchestras | Australia - Singapore Collaboration
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Play video Genevieve Lacey: Birds of Paradise
Genevieve Lacey: Birds of Paradise
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Play video MSO.LIVE: Tina Arena
MSO.LIVE: Tina Arena
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Play video Lockdown Special: Verdi, Wagner and Vine
Lockdown Special: Verdi, Wagner and Vine
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