“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”

Carl Edward Sagan (1934-1996)

The Australian Discovery Orchestra was established in 2016 to provide 68 exceptional professional musicians from across the country, the opportunity to come together several times each year to perform repertoire embracing the catalogue of extraordinary orchestral music rarely heard live in-concert, occasional performances of classic masterworks revealed in a new light, and a commitment to premiering new Australian music.Holding to a core belief that experiencing orchestral music is really one of the most humanly transformative activities imaginable, the ADO strives to create unique modes of musical storytelling in every performance.

Win a double pass to the Australian Discovery Orhcestra’s upcoming performance.


Atoms of Silence
Andrián Pertout (b. 1963)
(Commissioned by Julian Burnside AO QC)
Australian work – world premiere performance

Symphony No. 8 in D Minor
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872- 1958)
(ed. David Lloyd Jones)


When: Sunday 19 May 2pm
Where: Ian Roach Hall, Scotch College, 1 Morrison St, Hawthorn


This competition has now closed but stay tuned for new concerts coming soon.


Competition closes Monday 13th May at 9am. Tickets are not transferable