Maestro Zubin Mehta to Conduct Australian World Orchestra

“I cannot tell you how much I am looking forward to once more conducting the great Australian World Orchestra!” Maestro Zubin Mehta Maestro Zubin Mehta proclaimed it ‘one of the top ten orchestras on earth’ after conducting the Australian World Orchestra  (AWO) in 2013, … Continued

3MBS 2022 Tchaikovsky Marathon: 10 Year Anniversary

In 2022, 3MBS and Artistic Director, Chris Howlett celebrate the 10th anniversary of the annual 3MBS Marathon. After an extraordinary ten years as curator of this event, Chris Howlett turns his artistic vision to Russia to honour the musical world of … Continued

Creative Partnerships Awards 2021 | the Arts Leadership Award goes to…

Revealing the leaders, philanthropists and partners advancing Australia’s arts sector Creative Partnerships Australia announce the seven remarkable 2021 Creative Partnerships Awards recipients who generously provide support to enhance arts and culture across Australia. The Awards recognise passionate Australians who are … Continued

Melbourne Recital Centre has re-opened its doors

From Friday 12 November, Melbourne Recital Centre has reopened its doors following restrictions in Victoria and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Audiences can expect a stellar line-up, jam-packed digital season and an end of year celebration of live music. Read more … Continued

Melbourne returns to the stage

With Victoria’s double dose vaccination rate racing past 80% of the 16-plus population, Melbourne’s performing arts organisations are returning to the stage. The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra is leading the charge with a series of concerts at the Sidney Myer Music … Continued

Local chamber ensembles to be featured on MSO.LIVE

Throughout November, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra will feature recordings of four world premiere concerts by leading Melbourne ensembles – Evergreen Ensemble, Melbourne Ensemble, Inventi Ensemble, and members of the Partridge String Quartet and Penny Quartet – on its digital platform MSO.LIVE. … Continued

2021 ARIA Award nominees announced

The 2021 ARIA Award nominations have been announced, with Christian Li nominated for his album of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons – the youngest soloist to record the famous works; Emily Sun and Andrea Lam nominated for their album of French repertoire, Nocturnes; Genevieve Lacey and Marshall McGuire have … Continued