Great Classics – 7

Saturdays, 2pm / Sydney Town Hall

7 Concert Package from $250
 

What a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Come to the Sydney Town Hall and experience the richness of this season’s program.

Great Classics pays homage to Beethoven and journeys across the music of Brahms, Debussy, Grieg and Sibelius.

Our four visionary conductors – Vladimir Ashkenazy, Donald Runnicles, Simone Young and David Robertson lead the way.

 

 

Debussy and Ravel

Debussy and Ravel

Saturday, 29 February 2020 / 2pm

A voyage on the impressionistic seas of Debussy and Mendelssohn, plus Ravel’s dazzling piano concerto.

RAVEL Piano Concerto in G
MENDELSSOHN The Hebrides
DEBUSSY La mer

Jun Märkl conductor
Alexandra Dariescu piano

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Beethoven and Brahms

Beethoven and Brahms

Saturday, 18 April 2020 / 2pm

Ukrainian conductor Kirill Karabits leads the orchestra in inspiring performances of Brahms and Beethoven.

BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No.4
BRAHMS Symphony No.2

Kirill Karabits conductor
Jean-Efflam Bavouzet piano

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Northern Lights Festival Program 1

Northern Lights Festival Program 1

Saturday, 23 May 2020 / 2pm

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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Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

Saturday, 11 July 2020 / 2pm

Mendelssohn's majestic Violin Concerto is the perfect vehicle for the ‘immaculate and rapturous’ music-making of soloist Augustin Hadelich.

R. STRAUSS Serenade
MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No.4, Italian

David Robertson conductor
Augustin Hadelich violin

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Simone Young conducts Beethoven

Simone Young conducts Beethoven

Saturday, 1 August 2020 / 2pm

Simone Young is renowned for her interpretations of the great Viennese masters, and here she brings her attention to Beethoven, the man and the music.

BEETHOVEN arr. Dean String Quartet Op.59, No.1 – Adagio
DEAN Testament for Orchestra
BEETHOVEN Symphony No.7

Simone Young conductor

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Dvorak Cello Concerto

Dvořák Cello Concerto

Saturday, 26 September 2020 / 2pm

Dvořák's captivating concerto harnesses the full expressive range of the cello's voice, from fierce declamation to soaring song.

TCHAIKOVSKY The Tempest
RAVEL Une barque sur l'océan
DVOŘÁK Cello Concerto

Fabien Gabel conductor
Daniel Müller-Schott cello

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Donald Runnicles conducts Mahler

Donald Runnicles conducts Mahler

Saturday, 14 November 2020 / 2pm

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 Viennese Gala

Bonus Offer 1

Buy a Great Classics 7 pack and add A Viennese Gala for just $75.

Last Night of the Proms

Bonus Offer 2

Buy a Great Classics 4 or 7 pack and add Last Night of the Proms for just $50.

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.

BOOK PACKAGE

 

Great Classics is available as a curated 4 or 7 pack. You can also add any concert to a Create Your Own Pack.

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