Performance of a Lifetime
It's December 2021. After 263 days in lockdown over the two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, Melbourne's arts scene gathers to celebrate the return of live music to our stages over two unforgettable nights at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl. Featuring Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Benjamin Northey conductor Nicolette Fraillon conductor Artists of The Australian Ballet Kate Ceberano Deborah Cheetham Alinta Chidzey & Des Flanagan (Moulin Rouge! The Musical) Gillian Cosgriff (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child) Emma Donovan Nicolette Fraillon (Orchestra Victoria) Paul Grabowsky Kati Ali McGregor Dannii Minogue Mo’Ju Felix Riebl (The Cat Empire) Tim Rogers (You Am I) Liz Stringer
In MSO Concerts
2022 Cybec Showcase
Join Richard Davis and the MSO at Hamer Hall for four world premieres of new Australian Music.
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.
Concerto for Drumkit and Orchestra
Live from the Sidney Myer Music Bowl, David Jones and the MSO perform Joe Chindamo's Concerto for Drumkit and Orchestra.
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.
Season Opening Gala: New Beginnings
Relive our Season Opening Gala, New Beginnings, as a new era for the MSO begins under the baton of our new Chief Conductor, Jaime Martín. Brought to you by our Premier Partner, Ryman Healthcare.
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.