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The Virtuoso Recorder

Recorder virtuoso Genevieve Lacey is deservedly one of Australia’s best-loved soloists. In a sparkling celebration of Baroque recorder music, Genevieve performs with MCO in Bach’s ever-popular Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 and joyful concerti by Telemann and Babell, alongside gorgeous music by Ravel & Handel.

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2015 Touring: Hennessy’s Beethoven

A gala performance celebrating Artistic Director William Hennessy’s 60th birthday, including Beethoven’s soaring, spiritual and spectacular Violin Concerto, Haydn’s over-the-top eccentric Il distratto Symphony, and emotional string orchestra cameos by Schubert & Walton.

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Hennessy’s Beethoven

A gala performance celebrating Artistic Director William Hennessy’s 60th birthday, including Beethoven’s soaring, spiritual and spectacular Violin Concerto, Haydn’s over-the-top eccentric Il distratto Symphony, and emotional string orchestra cameos by Schubert & Walton.

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Triple Baroque

Australian String Quartet violinists Kristian Winther and Ioana Tache take centre stage with MCO soloists to perform dazzling concerti for three violins with orchestra by Vivaldi, Bach & Mustonen. A kaleidoscopic program includes Bach arrangements by Klemperer & Cailliet and Baroque rarities by Avison & Janitsch.

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Stefan Cassomenos talks Mozart

Stefan Cassomenos is one of Australia’s most exciting pianists, festival directors and chamber musicians. He talks to us about Mozart’s Piano Concerto #25, which he is performing as part of …

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Mozart in Prague

Concert Notes: Mozart in Prague

MCO’s Mozart in Prague can be heard on Thursday 26 February at The Deakin Edge, Federation Square and Sunday 01 March at Melbourne Recital Centre.

 

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Rachael Beesley

Player Postcard: Rachael Beesley

During the summer, Melbourne Chamber Orchestra takes a break from performances. The musicians of the orchestra, on the other hand, are immersed in their own projects, often across the globe. …

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