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Simon Trpceski in Recital

Simon Trpceski in Recital

Monday 2 July, 2018

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Simon Trpčeski’s first SSO recital showcases his lyricism and his daring. Grieg’s Holberg Suite, and a selection of Mendelssohn’s beautiful Songs without Words will highlight his exquisitely sensitive playing. Then, in and audacious gesture he performs a piano transcription of Rimsky-Korsakov’s symphonic suite Scheherazade.

Mozart’s Horn Concerto No.3 & Linz Symphony

Mozart’s Horn Concerto No.3 & Linz Symphony

Thursday 12 July, 2018

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

SSO Principal Horn, Ben Jacks, is the star in one of Mozart’s exhilarating horn concertos. The concerto is framed by a Mozart-inspired overture from Schubert and Mozart’s high-spirited Linz Symphony No.36 which was famously composed in just four days!

Steven Osborne in Recital

Steven Osborne in Recital

Monday 6 August, 2018

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Scottish pianist Steven Osborne makes a striking juxtaposition between the fragrant, exotic sonorities of Debussy and the propulsive vigour of Prokofiev. Debussy Images and Estampes conjure vivid impressions of their subjects, while Prokofiev’s War Sonatas flit between savage bravura and haunting melodies, whimsical waltzes and dreamy tranquillity.

Playlist with Catherine Hewgill

Playlist with Catherine Hewgill

Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra’s Playlist concerts give you a chance to hear short and inspiring programs of classical music – favourites and rarities – personally programmed and introduced by one of the SSO musicians. Hear SSO Principal Cello Catherine Hewgill as she presents her playlist, and join Katie at the musicians at the bar afterwards.

Benjamin Grosvenor in Recital

Benjamin Grosvenor in Recital

Monday 17 September, 2018

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

Rising star Benjamin Grosvenor returns to Sydney with an elegant and evocative piano recital. Bach and Mozart will demonstrate Grosvenor’s clarity and crisp articulation, and his lyricism will come to the fore in music by Debussy and Granados. The recital ends with Ravel’s famously virtuosic Gaspard de la Nuit.

Playlist with Kees Boersma

Playlist with Kees Boersma

Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Sydney Symphony Orchestra

The Sydney Symphony Orchestra’s Playlist concerts give you a chance to hear short and inspiring programs of classical music – favourites and rarities – personally programmed and introduced by one of the SSO musicians. Hear SSO Principal Double Bass Kees Boersma as he presents his playlist, and join Kees and the musicians at the bar afterwards.