Hamer Hall 1


The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Pty Ltd is funded principally by the Australia Council, the Commonwealth Government’s arts funding and advisory body and is generously supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria, Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources.

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra is also funded by the City of Melbourne, its Principal Partner, Emirates, and individual and corporate sponsors and donors.

Mission, Vision, Values and Goals


To engage audiences in outstanding live music.


Celebrate orchestral tradition; entertain and inspire audiences today; build music’s future.

Values & Behaviours

  • Excellence
  • Creativity
  • Flexibility
  • Leadership
  • Responsibility
  • Integrity