MELBOURNE Sun 19/03/23 2:30PM Federation Square

ONLINE Sun 19/03/23 2:30PM Australian Digital Concert Hall

On Tour

WANGARATTA Fri 24/03/23 2:00PM Wangaratta Performing Arts & Convention Centre

MT BEAUTY Fri 24/03/23 8:00PM Mt Beauty Community Centre

SWIFTS CREEK Sat 25/03/23 1:30PM Swifts Creek Hall

BAIRNSDALE Sat 25/03/23 7:30PM Forge Theatre & Arts Hub

SALE Sun 26/03/23 2:00PM The Wedge

CASTLEMAINE Fri 31/03/23 6:00PM Castlemaine Town Hall

Sophie Rowell leads a quartet of Melbourne Chamber Orchestra musicians for three string quartets, inspired by the Classical tradition. Featuring a humorous late Haydn quartet, a Haydn-inspired interlude by Pulitzer and Grammy-winner Caroline Shaw, and Beethoven’s dramatic Op 95.

Sophie Rowell VIOLIN
Karla Hanna VIOLIN
Merewyn Bramble VIOLA
Charlotte Miles CELLO

Josef Haydn
String Quartet No 67 in F major
Caroline Shaw
Ludwig van Beethoven
String Quartet No 11 in F minor

Explore & Discover

Interview: Merewyn Bramble

Ahead of her performances in MCO’s Inspirations tour, Merewyn spoke to MCO about her love for the music in this quartet program, and her inspirations in life.

Explore the music on Spotify

Curious about the music we’ll be playing in Inspirations? We’ve put together a Spotify playlist with selected music. Have a listen! (Free Spotify account required.)

Concert Notes: Inspirations

Read the program notes for Inspirations and understand more of the background to the music in this extraordinary performance.