August 2018

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2

1:30PM
Spanish Nights

Spanish Nights

Falla’s Nights in the Gardens of Spain in a program of gorgeous symphonic impressions.

Aug 2

1:30PM

Sydney Opera House

Ludovic Morlot
conductor
Steven Osborne
piano

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8:00PM
Spanish Nights

Spanish Nights

Falla’s Nights in the Gardens of Spain in a program of gorgeous symphonic impressions.

Aug 3

8:00PM

Sydney Opera House

Ludovic Morlot
conductor
Steven Osborne
piano

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2:00PM
Spanish Nights

Spanish Nights

Falla’s Nights in the Gardens of Spain in a program of gorgeous symphonic impressions.

Aug 4

2:00PM

Sydney Opera House

Ludovic Morlot
conductor
Steven Osborne
piano

5

2:00PM
Sunday Serenade

Sunday Serenade

From the pastoral serenity of a Brahms serenade to the buoyant classicism of a Mozart quartet.

Aug 5

2:00PM

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Casula

Sydney Symphony Orchestra Fellowship

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7:00PM
Steven Osborne in Recital

Steven Osborne in Recital

An unexpected pairing of Debussy and Prokofiev makes for a sensational piano recital.

Aug 6

7:00PM

City Recital Hall

Steven Osborne
piano

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8

8:00PM
Mahler Six

Mahler Six

Experience the tragedy, solace and drama of Mahler’s Sixth Symphony with Simone Young.

Aug 8

8:00PM

Sydney Opera House

Simone Young
conductor
Steve Davislim
tenor

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10

8:00PM
Mahler Six

Mahler Six

Experience the tragedy, solace and drama of Mahler’s Sixth Symphony with Simone Young.

Aug 10

8:00PM

Sydney Opera House

Simone Young
conductor
Steve Davislim
tenor

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8:00PM
Mahler Six

Mahler Six

Experience the tragedy, solace and drama of Mahler’s Sixth Symphony with Simone Young.

Aug 11

8:00PM

Sydney Opera House

Simone Young
conductor
Steve Davislim
tenor

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15

7:00PM
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

The next instalment of this magical concert experience.

Aug 15

7:00PM

Sydney Opera House

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7:00PM
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

The next instalment of this magical concert experience.

Aug 16

7:00PM

Sydney Opera House

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7:00PM
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

The next instalment of this magical concert experience.

Aug 17

7:00PM

Sydney Opera House

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1:30PM
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

The next instalment of this magical concert experience.

Aug 18

1:30PM

Sydney Opera House

7:00PM
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

The next instalment of this magical concert experience.

Aug 18

7:00PM

Sydney Opera House

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22

6:30PM
Brahms Revelation: Symphony No.4

Brahms Revelation: Symphony No.4

The first of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Aug 22

6:30PM

Sydney Opera House

David Robertson
conductor
Alban Gerhardt
cello
1:15PM
Sublime Schubert

Sublime Schubert

SSO Principal cellist Umberto Clerici teams up with the 2018 string Fellows

Aug 22

1:15PM

St James’ Church, King St

Umberto Clerici
cello
2018 SSO Fellows

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24

8:00PM
Brahms Revelation: Symphony No.4

Brahms Revelation: Symphony No.4

The first of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Aug 24

8:00PM

Sydney Opera House

David Robertson
conductor
Alban Gerhardt
cello

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2:00PM
Brahms Revelation: Symphony No.4

Brahms Revelation: Symphony No.4

The first of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Aug 25

2:00PM

Sydney Opera House

David Robertson
conductor
Alban Gerhardt
cello

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29

8:00PM
Brahms Revelation: Favourite Concertos

Brahms Revelation: Favourite Concertos

The second of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Aug 29

8:00PM

Sydney Opera House

David Robertson
conductor
Andrew Haveron
violin
Umberto Clerici
cello
Alexander Gavrylyuk
piano

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31

8:00PM
Brahms Revelation: Favourite Concertos

Brahms Revelation: Favourite Concertos

The second of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Aug 31

8:00PM

Sydney Opera House

David Robertson
conductor
Andrew Haveron
violin
Umberto Clerici
cello
Alexander Gavrylyuk
piano


July 2018

Pictures at an Exhibition

Exhilarating music from two Russian masters and an Australian premiere of a new American classic.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 18 Jul / 8:00 pm
Fri 20 Jul / 8:00 pm
Sat 21 Jul / 8:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 18 Jul / 8:00 pm
Fri 20 Jul / 8:00 pm
Sat 21 Jul / 8:00 pm

Debussy and Shostakovich

Revel in the sounds of the harp and a powerful Shostakovich string quartet.

Utzon Room
Sat 21 Jul / 6:00 pm
Utzon Room
Sat 21 Jul / 6:00 pm

St James Lunchtime Concert Series: July

Enjoy a lunchtime bassoon bonanza with musicians of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra!

St James’ Church, King St, Sydney
Wed 25 Jul / 1:15 pm
St James’ Church, King St, Sydney
Wed 25 Jul / 1:15 pm

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Don't miss the Australian premiere of STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK in concert!

ICC Sydney Theatre
Fri 27 Jul / 7:45 pm
Sat 28 Jul / 4:45 pm
ICC Sydney Theatre
Fri 27 Jul / 7:45 pm
Sat 28 Jul / 4:45 pm

Sunday Serenade

From the pastoral serenity of a Brahms serenade to the buoyant classicism of a Mozart quartet.

Galston Uniting Church, Galston
Sun 29 Jul / 2:00 pm
Galston Uniting Church, Galston
Sun 29 Jul / 2:00 pm

August 2018

Spanish Nights

Falla’s Nights in the Gardens of Spain in a program of gorgeous symphonic impressions.

Sydney Opera House
Thu 2 Aug / 1:30 pm
Fri 3 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 4 Aug / 2:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Thu 2 Aug / 1:30 pm
Fri 3 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 4 Aug / 2:00 pm

Sunday Serenade

From the pastoral serenity of a Brahms serenade to the buoyant classicism of a Mozart quartet.

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Casula
Sun 5 Aug / 2:00 pm
Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Casula
Sun 5 Aug / 2:00 pm

Steven Osborne in Recital

An unexpected pairing of Debussy and Prokofiev makes for a sensational piano recital.

City Recital Hall
Mon 6 Aug / 7:00 pm
City Recital Hall
Mon 6 Aug / 7:00 pm

Mahler Six

Experience the tragedy, solace and drama of Mahler’s Sixth Symphony with Simone Young.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 8 Aug / 8:00 pm
Fri 10 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 11 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 8 Aug / 8:00 pm
Fri 10 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 11 Aug / 8:00 pm

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire™ in Concert

The next instalment of this magical concert experience.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 15 Aug / 7:00 pm
Thu 16 Aug / 7:00 pm
Fri 17 Aug / 7:00 pm
Sat 18 Aug / 1:30 pm
Sat 18 Aug / 7:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 15 Aug / 7:00 pm
Thu 16 Aug / 7:00 pm
Fri 17 Aug / 7:00 pm
Sat 18 Aug / 1:30 pm
Sat 18 Aug / 7:00 pm

Sublime Schubert

SSO Principal cellist Umberto Clerici teams up with the 2018 string Fellows

St James’ Church, King St
Wed 22 Aug / 1:15 pm
St James’ Church, King St
Wed 22 Aug / 1:15 pm

Brahms Revelation: Symphony No.4

The first of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 22 Aug / 6:30 pm
Fri 24 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 25 Aug / 2:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 22 Aug / 6:30 pm
Fri 24 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 25 Aug / 2:00 pm

Brahms Revelation: Favourite Concertos

The second of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 29 Aug / 8:00 pm
Fri 31 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 1 Sep / 8:00 pm
Mon 3 Sep / 7:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 29 Aug / 8:00 pm
Fri 31 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 1 Sep / 8:00 pm
Mon 3 Sep / 7:00 pm

September 2018

Brahms Revelation: Favourite Concertos

The second of two programs in a Brahms mini-festival, conducted by David Robertson.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 29 Aug / 8:00 pm
Fri 31 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 1 Sep / 8:00 pm
Mon 3 Sep / 7:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 29 Aug / 8:00 pm
Fri 31 Aug / 8:00 pm
Sat 1 Sep / 8:00 pm
Mon 3 Sep / 7:00 pm

Sinfonia Flamenca

Authentic Flamenco tradition meets the symphony orchestra for an experience like no other!

Sydney Opera House
Thu 6 Sep / 6:30 pm
Fri 7 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sat 8 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Thu 6 Sep / 6:30 pm
Fri 7 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sat 8 Sep / 8:00 pm

Bruch and Dvořák

Enjoy two string quintets with a difference in this one-hour early evening concert of chamber music.

Utzon Room
Fri 7 Sep / 6:00 pm
Sat 8 Sep / 6:00 pm
Utzon Room
Fri 7 Sep / 6:00 pm
Sat 8 Sep / 6:00 pm

Playlist with Catherine Hewgill

Principal Cello Katie Hewgill introduces a program of music that has inspired her during her career.

City Recital Hall
Tue 11 Sep / 6:30 pm
City Recital Hall
Tue 11 Sep / 6:30 pm

Disney in Concert: Mary Poppins

A magical evening for the whole family – the beloved film accompanied by a full orchestra.

Sydney Opera House
Fri 14 Sep / 7:00 pm
Sat 15 Sep / 2:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Fri 14 Sep / 7:00 pm
Sat 15 Sep / 2:00 pm

Thum Prints

Tom Thum, fronts the SSO in a concert that will leave you amazed.

Sydney Opera House
Sun 16 Sep / 2:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Sun 16 Sep / 2:00 pm

Benjamin Grosvenor in Recital

Rising star Benjamin Grosvenor makes his SSO debut with an elegant and evocative piano recital.

City Recital Hall
Mon 17 Sep / 7:00 pm
City Recital Hall
Mon 17 Sep / 7:00 pm

Ashkenazy’s Romeo and Juliet

Ashkenazy returns to conduct a Romantic program inspired by the greatest love story of all.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 19 Sep / 8:00 pm
Fri 21 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sat 22 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 19 Sep / 8:00 pm
Fri 21 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sat 22 Sep / 8:00 pm

Mozart and Wagner

Awake to the beauty of music with this one-hour early evening concert of chamber music.

Utzon Room
Sat 22 Sep / 6:00 pm
Utzon Room
Sat 22 Sep / 6:00 pm

Sunday Idylls

Awake to the beauty of music with this afternoon concert of contrasts, performed by the SSO Fellows.

OLGC Catholic Church, 9 Currie Rd, Forestville
Sun 23 Sep / 4:00 pm
OLGC Catholic Church, 9 Currie Rd, Forestville
Sun 23 Sep / 4:00 pm

Tchaikovsky Cello Favourites

Hear Tchaikovsky’s Rococo Variations and Strauss’s Symphonia domestica.

Sydney Opera House
Thu 27 Sep / 1:30 pm
Fri 28 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sat 29 Sep / 2:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Thu 27 Sep / 1:30 pm
Fri 28 Sep / 8:00 pm
Sat 29 Sep / 2:00 pm

October 2018

The Last Days of Socrates

It’s a question of philosophy with music by Haydn and Brett Dean’s The Last Days of Socrates.

Sydney Opera House
Thu 11 Oct / 1:30 pm
Fri 12 Oct / 8:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Thu 11 Oct / 1:30 pm
Fri 12 Oct / 8:00 pm

Thibaudet plays the Egyptian Concerto

Hear Sibelius’s most popular symphony with music by Debussy and Saint-Saëns.

Sydney Opera House
Wed 17 Oct / 8:00 pm
Fri 19 Oct / 8:00 pm
Sat 20 Oct / 8:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Wed 17 Oct / 8:00 pm
Fri 19 Oct / 8:00 pm
Sat 20 Oct / 8:00 pm

Beethoven Nine

Edo de Waart returns to Sydney with Beethoven’s Ninth and Haydn’s magnificent London Symphony.

Sydney Opera House
Thu 25 Oct / 1:30 pm
Fri 26 Oct / 8:00 pm
Sat 27 Oct / 2:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Thu 25 Oct / 1:30 pm
Fri 26 Oct / 8:00 pm
Sat 27 Oct / 2:00 pm

French Fellowship

Stravinsky’s Pulcinella suite is the highlight in a concert to showcase the 2018 SSO Fellows.

Sydney Opera House
Fri 26 Oct / 11:00 am
Sydney Opera House
Fri 26 Oct / 11:00 am

Playlist with Kees Boersma

Principal Double Bass Kees Boersma introduces a program of music that has inspired him.

City Recital Hall
Tue 30 Oct / 6:30 pm
City Recital Hall
Tue 30 Oct / 6:30 pm

November 2018

The Happiness Box

Children's TV presenter Jay Laga’aia narrates an inspiring story of friendship and courage.

Sydney Opera House
Sun 4 Nov / 2:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Sun 4 Nov / 2:00 pm

Beethoven Seven

Three exhilarating programs, with Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony as the highlight in each one!

Sydney Opera House
Wed 7 Nov / 6:30 pm
Thu 8 Nov / 1:30 pm
Fri 9 Nov / 11:00 am
Sydney Opera House
Wed 7 Nov / 6:30 pm
Thu 8 Nov / 1:30 pm
Fri 9 Nov / 11:00 am

Prokofiev Five

David Robertson conducts a modern Russian classic and a new percussion concerto.

Sydney Opera House
Mon 12 Nov / 7:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Mon 12 Nov / 7:00 pm

European Tour Farewell Concert

Hear a gala program featuring music from the luscious Romantic sound world of Vienna.

Sydney Opera House
Fri 16 Nov / 8:00 pm
Sat 17 Nov / 8:00 pm
Sydney Opera House
Fri 16 Nov / 8:00 pm
Sat 17 Nov / 8:00 pm