Delight in the wonders of smaller-scale masterpieces from the Baroque, Classical and Romantic eras. Enjoy the intimate City Recital Hall and its crystal-clear acoustics.
This new series features music of powerful exuberance from the great German and Italian Baroque masters including Handel, Monteverdi, Vivaldi and Gabrieli.
It’s a grand musical tour which also offers ravishing works by Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Elgar.
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 / 7pm
HANDEL Water Music – selections
TELEMANN Water Music – selections
HANDEL Music for the Royal Fireworks
David Stern conductor
Wednesday, 10 June 2020 / 7pm
MONTEVERDI L'Orfeo – Sinfonia
VIVALDI Concerto for four violins
GABRIELI Canzona for brass and strings
CORELLI Concerto Grosso No.4
REBEL Les élémens
Benjamin Bayl conductor
Wednesday, 19 August 2020 / 7pm
MOZART Adagio and Fugue, K.546
BEETHOVEN Romance No.1
BEETHOVEN Romance No.2
MOZART Symphony No.40, K.550
Henning Kraggerud violin-director
Wednesday, 7 October 2020 / 7pm
ELGAR Introduction and Allegro
DEBUSSY Danses – Sacrée et profane
TCHAIKOVSKY Serenade for Strings
Andrew Haveron violin-director
Louise Johnson harp
Buy a Classics in the City pack and add The Complete Brandenburg Concertos for just $75.
Subscribe by Friday 6 September 2019 and you'll be in the draw to win an extraordinary 13-day Northern European escape, courtesy of our Masters Series Presenting Partner Abercrombie & Kent.
Save up to 20% on buying concerts individually.
Priority seating with our preferred seating zones.
Exchanges. Change your dates if your plans change.
Classics in the City is available as a curated 4 concert pack on Wednesdays or Thursdays. You can also add any concert to a Create Your Own Pack.