MSO concert streams
We are proud to invite you to be part of our online concert series where we will broadcast performances from the MSO archives.
Join us on the MSO YouTube channel to experience the magic of music, from the comfort of your own home.
With a downturn in ticket revenue, your support in exchange for these concert streams is most welcome.
MSO Live: Music Marathon
Musicians return to the online stage for the MSO Music Marathon, a half-day event of fine music on the Queen’s Birthday holiday, Monday 8 June.
Verdi, Wagner and Vine
Conducted by Sir Andrew Davis, you’ll be treated to highlights from Wagner’s Die Walkure, Verdi’s Otello, and Carl Vine’s dramatic Microsymphony.
Danish String Quartet’s Last Leaf, arranged for MSO Quintet by Michelle Wood, is the second album by the Nordic ensemble.
Australian theatre and music sensation Kate Miller-Heidke joined the MSO in 2017, performing songs from her award-winning opera The Rabbits and popular hits.
Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring
Classical music changed forever on May 29, 1913, when The Rite of Spring premiered at the Champs-Elysées theatre in Paris.
Eumeralla, a war requiem for peace
Written and composed by the acclaimed Deborah Cheetham AO, and sung entirely in the ancient dialects of the Gunditjmara people.
Beethoven Symphony No. 7
Never before had rhythm been given such a fundamental role in Beethoven’s music – it generates the symphony’s structure, melodic and harmonic gestures and its powerful rhetoric.
Tognetti and The Lark Ascending
Featuring Richard Tognetti on violiln performing one of Vaughan Williams’ most-loved masterpieces, The Lark Ascending.
Having broken new ground, Beethoven was able to capture the essence of a full orchestra but on a smaller scale with this piece for a single clarinet, horn and bassoon, violin, viola, cello and double bass.