Instinct, emotion and creativity intersect in this showcase of works written for, and inspired by, the moving image. Jonny Greenwood’s acclaimed suite from There Will Be Blood, Tan Dun’s Crouching Tiger Concerto and Penderecki’s chilling Polymorphia (The Exorcist, The Shining) share the program with compositions by Phillip Glass and Nico Muhly.
One of the world’s most sought-after composers, Matthias Pintscher, returns to conduct Karen Gomyo in Saint-Saëns’s eloquent Third Violin Concerto, in a program that also includes Beethoven’s majestic Seventh Symphony.
Melbourne’s favourite photographer Matt Irwin provides a rare and intimate glimpse of MSO on the move. Captured moments of MSO’s critically-acclaimed 2014 European tour are now on exhibition at the Sofitel Melbourne On Collins.