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.
Dvořák A New World & Shostakovich Cello Concert | feat Sheku Kanneh-Mason & Jaime Martín
Following Anne Boyd's At the Rising of the Sun, rising star Sheku Kanneh-Mason joins the MSO for Shostakovich’s dark and stormy Second Cello Concerto, before Jaime Martín conducts Dvořák's Symphony from the New World.
MSO Presents NCPAO | Côte d'Azur featuring Lü Jia & Chen Sa
The China National Center for the Performing Arts Orchestra perform a rich programme of french music by Debussy, Ravel and Saint-Saëns.
St. John Passion
Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the English Baroque Soloists and the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra in their performance of Bach's St. John Passion at the Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford.
Paavo Järvi at the Concertgebouw
Join celebrated maestro Paavo Järvi and renowned pianist Víkingur Ólafsson for Mozart, Bach and Schumann at the Royal Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.
Sheku Kanneh-Mason & Jaime Martín in Conversation | Music & Ideas | Live from the Iwaki Auditorium
From BBC Young Musician of the Year to performing at the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason has rocketed to global fame as one of the most talented, grounded, and charming musicians of his generation.
Live from Hamer Hall | Vasily Petrenko Conducts Elgar
Join us live from Melbourne’s Hamer Hall as we bring you music by Elgar, Vaughan Williams and an original work by Matthew Laing, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.