Are you classical curious?
Chances are you’ve heard an orchestra – maybe even us! From the Sidney Myer Music Bowl to movie soundtracks, orchestral music is everywhere.
But what is it that makes an orchestra so electrifying and exciting? Why do certain sounds instantly ignite ourimagination, tell a story and transport us to other worlds?
Experience the full power of the MSO – from blazing romance to searing drama.
With conductor Ingrid Martin as your guide, discover the people and stories behind the music, and uncover how the orchestra sparks our emotions and imaginations.
Perfect for your first MSO experience or to introduce someone new to the Orchestra.
Duration: 75 minutes, no interval
Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Ingrid Martin conductor / presenter
Alex Turley New work – World premiere of an MSO Commission, as part of the 2022 Cybec Young Composer Program
Arturo Márquez Danzón No.2
Stravinsky The Firebird Suite (1911)