2020 Sidney Myer Free Concerts

Presented in association with the University of Melbourne

Wednesday 5 February 2020 at 7:30pm

Sidney Myer Music Bowl

Free Event

Saturday 8 February 2020 at 7:30pm

Sidney Myer Music Bowl

Free Event

Friday 14 February 2020 at 7:30pm

Sidney Myer Music Bowl

Free Event

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For more than 90 years, Melbourne summers have been punctuated by the MSO’s annual free concert series. Join us for one, two or all three nights in February as we play under the stars. Admission is FREE and gates open at 4.30pm, entry is on a first-in basis.

Full conditions of entry can be viewed below:

Terms & Conditions


Around the World with the MSO

5 February at 7.30pm

Tianyi Lu conductor
Emily Sun violin

Jordan Moore Fanfare – Cybec Young Composer in Residence, MSO Commission and World Premiere
R.Strauss Aus Italian: On the Beach at Sorrento
Matthew Hindson Violin Concerto Australian Postcards
Dvořák Symphony No.9 From the New World


Dance, Dance, Dance

8 February at 7.30pm

Benjamin Northey conductor
Shauntai Batzke soprano, Wiradjuri Short Black Opera principal artist
Yaron Lifschitz and Libby McDonnell director/choreographer
Katie Noonan singer
e.motion21 dancers

Deborah Cheetham Long time living here – Musical Acknowledgement of Country
Dvořák Carnival Overture
Elena Kats-Chernin Wild Swans
Bartók The Miraculous Mandarin Suite
Ravel La Valse


La Dolce Vita

14 February at 7.30pm

Benjamin Northey conductor
MSO Horn Quartet

Wagner The Flying Dutchman Overture
Khachaturian Adagio from Spartacus
Richard Mills Island Signal Island SongMSO Commission and World Premiere
Respighi Fountains of Rome
Respighi Pines of Rome

The Sidney Myer Free Concert series is proudly supported by Sidney Myer MSO Trust Fund.

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