Melbourne International Jazz Festival 2021 Opening Gala
The Melbourne International Jazz Festival together with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra present a spectacular opening to the 2021 Festival. In a joyful celebration of the MIJF's return to the Hamer Hall stage, this performance features arrangements by Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra's Christopher Crenshaw (USA) and Melbourne's own Vanessa Perica. The MSO are joined on stage the Vanessa Perica Orchestra and a star-studded lineup of Australian vocalists including Kate Ceberano, Emma Donovan, Thando and Eddie Perfect.
In MSO Concerts
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 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 Chinese New Year 2022
Chinese New Year 2022
Bringing together the world of western opera and Chinese masterworks, this unique musical celebration features an all-star cast and is perfect for the whole family to enjoy.
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.
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 Mozart & Edwards | Cossom & Penderecki
Mozart & Edwards | Cossom & Penderecki
Streaming from Thursday 25 November 7.30pm AEST, musicians of the MSO bring to life a kaleidoscope of chamber music.