What’s On

You and Me

You and Me

Friday 12 January, 2018 - Saturday 13 January, 2018

City Recital Hall

Two of Australia’s brightest musical theatre stars, Michael Cormick and Rachael Beck, with the guidance of Director/Choreographer, Kelley Abbey, reunite for a night of song and stories told in true theatrical style.

Bambula - Paul Grabowsky and The Wilfred Brothers

Bambula - Paul Grabowsky and The Wilfred Brothers

Thursday 25 January, 2018

City Recital Hall and Sydney Festival

Australian musical cultures entwine in this unique collaborative partnership, where the ancient Indigenous music of South Arnhem Land’s Wilfred Brothers meets the award-winning compositional and improvisational artistry of Paul Grabowsky.

2by20

2by20

Thursday 8 February, 2018 - Thursday 8 November, 2018

City Recital Hall and Andrew Bukenya

Wander down the Angel Place laneways and follow your curiosity inside the doors of City Recital Hall. Discover our intimate late night series, where tunes go down well with a drink in hand.

The Music Of James Bond

The Music Of James Bond

Saturday 17 March, 2018

City Recital Hall

For over 50 years, the thrilling exploits of the world’s greatest spy have been accompanied by the world’s finest theme songs: Goldfinger, Live and Let Die, From Russia With Love, Diamonds Are Forever, Skyfall, You Only Live Twice, Thunderball, and so many more.

A Little Lunch Music: The Idea Of North

A Little Lunch Music: The Idea Of North

Thursday 10 May, 2018

City Recital Hall

The Idea of North thrills with their sublime harmonies, bringing to you songs selected to show off the gorgeous acoustics of City Recital Hall. With such stunning voices, your soul will be fed to overflowing with beautiful songs and impeccable musicianship from Australia’s premier vocal group.

A Little Lunch Music: Chaika

A Little Lunch Music: Chaika

Wednesday 13 June, 2018

City Recital Hall

Sydney sextet Chaika are sensuous, cinematic and irresistibly danceable. Their music is a rich tapestry of spine-tingling vocal harmonies that weave seamlessly into instrumental dialogues, drawing influence from the Balkans and jazz.

Extended Play

Extended Play

Saturday 25 August, 2018

City Recital Hall

Extended Play is a 12 hour micro-festival that explores and celebrates new music in every format imaginable.

Hits of Motown

Hits of Motown

Saturday 1 September, 2018

City Recital Hall

Take an unforgettable ride to Hitsville USA with the ultimate celebration of the number one songs of Motown! This live music spectacular will transport you back to the golden era when soul superstars The Temptations, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and Marvin Gaye reigned at the top of the charts.

Lior and Paul Grabowsky

Lior and Paul Grabowsky

Thursday 20 September, 2018

City Recital Hall

Sparks fly when Lior and Paul Grabowsky combine their talents on stage. Experience a memorable performance celebrating a musical fusion between two of Australia’s most respected artists.

A Little Lunch Music: Judy Bailey And Sydney Conservatorium Jazz

A Little Lunch Music: Judy Bailey And Sydney Conservatorium Jazz

Tuesday 25 September, 2018

City Recital Hall

Australia’s much loved jazz musician, composer, arranger and teacher Judy Bailey OAM joins her jazz students from Sydney Conservatorium in a lunchtime concert of solo and trio works.

The Beatles Orchestrated for Kids

The Beatles Orchestrated for Kids

Tuesday 9 October, 2018 - Saturday 13 October, 2018

City Recital Hall and George Ellis

Take off on a magical mystery tour of music and thrills. With a little help from their friends – you, the audience, and a fabulous orchestra led by conductor and educator George Ellis – The Beatle Boys bring the timeless songs of John, Paul, George and Ringo to life for children of all ages and adults too.

A Little Lunch Music: Arrebato Ensemble

A Little Lunch Music: Arrebato Ensemble

Tuesday 16 October, 2018

City Recital Hall

Arrebato Ensemble, led by acclaimed flamenco guitarist, Greg Alfonzetti, is an exceptionally talented group of musicians that includes cello, double bass, oud, saxophone, harmonica and percussion players. While contemporary flamenco is the compositional driving force of the Ensemble, they also encompass jazz and world music.