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2019 is just around the corner, and tickets are flying out the door! Due to overwhelming popularity, individual ticket prices for the some of our concerts will go up when they’re released to the general public at 10am, this Wednesday 26 September. As a thank you for subscribing to our eNews and being part of our MSO family, now is your chance to book your seats to the biggest events of 2019 at the lowest price.

Here’s the list, so what are you waiting for? Simply enter promo code ENEWS for the best available seats at the best available price.

But hurry! This offer will end at 9am, Wednesday 26 September.


Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

Friday 1 February – Saturday 2 February 2019, Hamer Hall

Grab your broom and get ready for the tasks ahead! The Triwizard Tournament comes to Hogwarts™ in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert.


Wynton Marsalis and the MSO with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra

Wynton Marsalis and the MSO with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra

Thursday 28 February – Saturday 2 March 2019, Hamer Hall

Wynton Marsalis brings his legendary Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to Melbourne to perform, for the very first time, with the full symphonic sound of the MSO.

This is your only chance to secure your seats to this just announced concert at the lowest price!


Fantasy and the Firebird

Fantasy and the Firebird

Friday 8 March 2019, Melbourne Town Hall

Be enthralled by evocative folksongs and dances of Norway and Russia under the masterful eye of conductor, Benjamin Northey, and featuring Kristian Chong.


Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto

Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto

Thursday 4 April 2019, Melbourne Recital Centre

The clarinet is known as the smooth talker of the orchestra. Cheeky and sometimes raunchy, it’s also capable of stunning warmth and beauty!


Verdi's Requiem

Verdi’s Requiem

Thursday 11 April – Saturday 13 April 2019, Hamer Hall

Lawrence Renes and the combined forces of the near-100 musicians of the MSO, the same amount of choristers and four vocal soloists on stage, will have you on the edge of your seat.


Mozart Symphony No. 29

Mozart Symphony No. 29

Wednesday 29 May 2019, Melbourne Recital Centre

MSO Principal Violist Chris Moore leads the band in the breezy Symphony No.29 of Mozart, one of the composer’s best-known early symphonic works.


BOLÉRO! Slava Grigoryan and the Rhythms of Spain

BOLÉRO! Slava Grigoryan and the Rhythms of Spain

Friday 7 June 2019, Melbourne Town Hall

Celebrated Australian guitarist Slava Grigoryan dips into the melting pot of Spanish music for a one-night-only performance at the Melbourne Town Hall.


Mozart’s Requiem

Mozart’s Requiem

Thursday 20 June – Saturday 22 June 2019, Hamer Hall

The myths surrounding Mozart’s Requiem, his final unfinished work, go back far beyond Peter Shaffer’s film, Amadeus. But it did really happen; one of the world’s greatest composers died writing his own Requiem?


Lang Lang

Lang Lang: MSO Mid-Season Gala

Thursday 4 July 2019, Hamer Hall

Pursued by every orchestra in the world, and adored by legions of fans, Lang Lang is the singular piano sensation of the 21st century, but his renown depends on much more than dazzling technique alone.


Last Night of the Proms

Last Night of the Proms

Saturday 13 July 2019, Hamer Hall

The MSO’s annual celebration of the best of British music, Last Night of the Proms is flag-waving, chorus-rousing music at its finest. What better way to warm the cockles of your heart?


Symphonie Fantastique

Symphonie Fantastique

Thursday 22 August – Saturday 24 August 2019, Hamer Hall

Nikolaj Znaider, one of the most recent big-name violinists to take up the baton, unleashes a frenzy of emotions in Berlioz’s fantastical symphony which Leonard Bernstein described as “the first psychedelic musical trip.”


Mozart and Elgar: An Evening of Variations

Mozart and Elgar: An Evening of Variations

Thursday 19 September 2019, Hamer Hall

Acclaimed British pianist, Paul Lewis and conductor/composer, Ryan Wigglesworth join forces for Mozart’s brilliant double concerto in E flat, written by the young composer to play himself, with his sister Nannerl.


Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto

Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto

Thursday 26 September 2019, Melbourne Recital Centre

Ray Chen is Australia’s golden boy of the violin, winning hearts around the world with his incredible skill and charming stage presence, and here he teams up with the orchestra’s Concertmaster Dale Barltrop for an evening of sublime music.


Brahms' Requiem

Brahms’ Requiem: an MSO Chorus Concert

Saturday 26 October 2019, Melbourne Recital Centre

The MSO Chorus – appearing without orchestra for the first time since 2015 and accompanied by piano – will bring to life this most beautiful piece, widely-regarded as Brahms’ finest composition.

This is your only chance to secure your seats to this just announced concert at the lowest price!


Star Wars: Return of the Jedi™ in Concert

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi™ in Concert

Friday 8 November – Saturday 9 November 2019, The Plenary, MCEC

Experience the scope and grandeur of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi live in concert as John Williams’ epic score comes to life courtesy of your MSO.


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