Emirates Metro Series

Fridays, 8pm / Sydney Town Hall

5 Concert Package from $180
 

Here’s a great way to kickstart your weekend, five Fridays of classical music in Sydney’s buzzing CBD surrounded by great restaurant and bar options.  

This is a collection of superb landmark works led by internationally sought-after conductors, including three friends and artistic visionaries who return this Season.

Vladimir Ashkenazy conducts Sibelius and Grieg; Simone Young with Brahms’ mighty Fourth Symphony and our Principal Guest Conductor Donald Runnicles continues to inspire with Mahler’s heavenly Fourth Symphony.


 
 

 

Debussy, Mozart and Rimsky-Korsakov

Debussy, Mozart and Rimsky-Korsakov

Friday, 13 March 2020 / 8pm

The versatile Alexander Shelley brings his fine-tuned musicianship to orchestral favourites by Debussy, Mozart and Rimsky-Korsakov.

DEBUSSY Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
MOZART Sinfonia Concertante, K.364
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade

Alexander Shelley conductor
Harry Bennetts violin
Tobias Breider viola

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Dvorak, Haydn and Shostakovich

Dvořák, Haydn and Shostakovich

Friday, 24 April 2020 / 8pm

Shostakovich’s gripping Fifth symphony pivots between defiance and despair, unspeakable tragedy and hollow celebration.

DVOŘÁK Symphonic Variations
HAYDN Trumpet Concerto
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No.5

Alexander Briger conductor
David Elton trumpet

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Northern Lights Festival Program 1

Northern Lights Festival Program 1

Friday, 22 May 2020 / 8pm

Vladimir Ashkenazy’s affinity with Sibelius and the rich romanticism of Grieg is renowned. Join him for an adventure to the north.

GRIEG Peer Gynt Suite No.1
GRIEG Peer Gynt Suite No.2
SIBELIUS Symphony No.5

Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor

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Simone Young conducts Brahms

Simone Young conducts Brahms

Friday, 11 September 2020 8pm

Two works bookend Brahms’s mastery of the symphonic form: the first piano concerto and his majestic Fourth Symphony.

BRAHMS Piano Concerto No.1
BRAHMS Symphony No.4

Simone Young conductor
Cédric Tiberghien piano

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Donald Runnicles conducts Mahler

Donald Runnicles conducts Mahler

Friday, 13 November 2020 / 8pm

Hear one of Mahler’s most uplifting symphonies, full of gorgeous melodies, radiant colour and a finale of perfect serenity.

KERNIS Musica Celestis
MAHLER Symphony No.4

Donald Runnicles conductor
Jacqueline Porter soprano

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Bonus Offers and Benefits
 

A Global Ode to Joy

Bonus Offer

Buy an Emirates Metro Series 5 pack and add A Global Ode to Joy for just $50.

30 or Under

Are you 30 or under?

If you're 30 or under on 1 January 2020, you can enjoy a pack of concerts for as little as $35 per concert. Grab some friends and make your concerts regular catch-up events throughout the year.

Subscriber benefits

Enjoy these subscriber benefits!

Save up to 20% on buying concerts individually.
Priority seating with our preferred seating zones.
Exchanges. Change your dates if your plans change.

 

Emirates Metro Series is available as a curated 5 concert pack.
You can also add any concert to a Create Your Own Pack.

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