MSO for Schools

Curriculum Concert (Secondary)


Friday 19 March 2021 at 10:00am

Iwaki Auditorium



Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Bochner conductor / presenter


SculthorpeEarth Cry
Haydn Symphony No.94

Dive into the music of two ground-breaking composers. Guided by MSO Assistant Conductor Nicholas Bochner, you’ll explore two iconic works: Haydn’s Symphony No.94 and Sculthorpe’s Earth Cry. Discover why Haydn is known as the ‘Father’ of the Symphony and learn how Sculthorpe was inspired by Indigenous music and music-makers, to create a unique Australian sound. This special concert format is ideal for curious students evolving their understanding of compositional technique and developing their analytical vocabulary.

Key Information

Ticket price: $9 (free for Victorian Challenge and Enrichment Series students)
Duration: 50 minutes

Curriculum Concert is generously supported by the Department of Education & Training Victoria and by Crown Resorts Foundation and Packer Family Foundation.

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