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ACO ON YOUTUBE


Clips from performances and behind-the-scenes interviews with our musicians.

DAWN UPSHAW CD

Our four-time Grammy Award-winning CD, Winter Morning Walks, featuring Dawn Upshaw. Buy Now.

2014 BROCHURE


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UPCOMING Orchestra EVENTS

Classical concerts & cross-artform collaborations

2014 subscriptions

2014 CHOOSE YOUR OWN PACKAGE 

Haydn & Italian Cello

Haydn & Italian Cello28 April - 6 May 2014

Passionate Italian cellist Giovanni Sollima stars in Haydn's C major cello concerto and more.

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ACO2 Tour NSW and Canberra

ACO2 Tour NSW and Canberra14 - 24 May 2014

ACO2 performs concerts in Canberra, Bathurst and Bellingen. Canberra performances are part of the Canberra International Music Festival.

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Timeline

Timeline19 May - 4 June 2014

A visual and musical surge through the evolution of music, from 42,000BC to the music of today featuring The Presets.

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Mahler 4 & Sibelius 6

Mahler 4 & Sibelius 616 - 29 June 2014

Richard Tognetti directs Mahler's "Heavenly Symphony" No.4 and Sibelius' Symphony No.6.

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Piano Quintets

Piano Quintets10 - 23 July 2014

Dvořák and Shostakovich piano quintets with ACO principal violinist Satu Vänskä and pianist Paavali Jumppanen.

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ACO Academy

ACO Academy12 July 2014

An immersive week of tuition, rehearsal and performance in Melbourne, culminating in a public performance by Australia's most gifted high school music students and the stars of the ACO, at Melbourne Recital Centre. 

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Intimate Letters

Intimate Letters18 August - 2 September 2014

A collaboration between ACO and Bell Shakespeare, led by London Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Gordan Nikolic.

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Tognetti in Recital

Tognetti in Recital22 - 25 August 2014

Richard Tognetti and pianist Steven Osborne's one-night-only recital in Melbourne.

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Steven Osborne

Steven Osborne23 August 2014

Messiaen's Vingt Regards sur l'Enfant Jésus is a towering specimen of 20th century pianism and on this rare occasion you have the chance to hear it performed by Scottish piano virtuoso Steven Osborne in its entiry.

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European Tour

European Tour28 September 2014

Concerts in London, Berlin, Vienna, Amsterdam, Cologne, Luxembourg and more.

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Tognetti's Beethoven

Tognetti's Beethoven26 October - 3 November 2014

Richard Tognetti directs Beethoven's Symphony No.1, Coriolan–Overture and Triple Concerto plus new work, Water, by Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood.

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ACO2 Tour Tasmania

ACO2 Tour Tasmania13 - 20 November 2014

ACO2 performs concerts in Burnie, Launceston, St Helens, Port Arthur and Hobart.

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Marwood's Serenade

Marwood's Serenade14 - 30 November 2014

Violinist Anthony Marwood directs a string showcase featuring works by Stravinsky, Dvořák and more.

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Paganini/Tognetti

Paganini/Tognetti10 December 2014

Richard Tognetti directs a devilishly difficult program of high octane string works featuring reworked Paganini caprices and more.

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Vasse Felix Festival 2014

Vasse Felix Festival 201412 - 14 December 2014

Three concerts at Vasse Felix Winery in WA's Margaret River

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