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Experience the ACO

The Australian Chamber Orchestra are 17 musicians who live and breathe music, renowned around the world for explosive performances, brave interpretations, unique collaborations and adventurous programming.
Discover the dynamism of an ACO concert and explore the music we’re currently performing with the audio and video content below. You can also continue scrolling to learn more about our expansive community programs and international touring activity. 
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The ACO Podcast

Go behind the curtain and get a first hand view of our National and International activities in the ACO Podcast.
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Spotify playlists

Get to know our musicians and upcoming concerts in these playlists, ready to stream on Spotify.
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ACO Recordings

Browse our shop for a list of recordings you can stream online or buy in physical and digital formats.

Live Performances

Watch the ACO performing Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, recorded and streamed Live from the Sydney Opera House.


Go behind-the-scenes to watch Italian violinist Lorenza Borrani and the Orchestra rehearse Prokofiev's Violin Sonata No.1.

Other Videos

Watch the cinematic trailer for 'Indies & Idols' from our 2019 Season.

Watch More on YouTube

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Community Programs

Read heartwarming stories from the many community programs run by the ACO’s Learning and Engagement team.
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ACO Abroad

Discover life on the road for one of Australia’s greatest cultural exports.