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 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 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 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 Dale Barltrop Plays Schumann
Dale Barltrop Plays Schumann
Two of Australia’s most respected classical musicians join forces to bring to life the music of Schumann and Brahms.
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.