Inspiring and beautiful musical discoveries.
Look forward to uplifting orchestral experiences through 2017
with a Prelude Package.
Three amazing performances from just $169!




We made the Prelude package so you can sample the most beautiful music in Melbourne at an irresistible price. Join thousands of Victorians who enjoy Melbourne Chamber Orchestra every year and get up close and personal with the vitality of great live classical musicmaking.

Prelude is our best package offer on standard tickets. Enjoy discounts of over 33% compared to single ticket pricing. Get ahead of the single ticket crowd with priority access to the best available seats, and never miss out because you forgot to book.

The Concerts



Beyond Baroque

Violist Christopher Moore joins MCO to perform concerti by Telemann & JS Bach, in a concert of inventive, awe-inspiringly virtuosic and deeply felt music from the end of the Baroque and beyond.   MORE→


20–23 JULY

Concert Grand

A double serve of Classical genius. Adelaide-based pianist Lucinda Collins performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No 17, alongside the irrepressible joie de vivre of Beethoven’s Symphony No 1.   MORE→



Letters from Tchaikovsky

Virtuosic and intimate, passionate and lyrical, the music of Tchaikovsky is pure Romanticism. Featuring the breathtaking Serenade for Strings and violinist Shane Chen performing Souvenir d’un lieu cher.   MORE→

The Packages

Prelude Package Sundays 2:30pm
Melbourne Recital Centre
Prelude Package Thursdays 7:30pm
Deakin Edge, Federation Square
Beyond Baroque Sun 30 Apr
Concert Grand Sun 23 Jul
Letters from Tchaikovsky Sun 19 Nov
Beyond Baroque Thu 04 May
Concert Grand Thu 20 Jul
Letters from Tchaikovsky Thus 23 Nov

The Value

Amazing price, amazing experience.
Sit in some of the best seats in the house. Your package includes a free program so you have the complete story on the music in the concert. Save up to $100 compared to single tickets.

Sunday Afternoons
A-Reserve Seats
just $212
Less than $71 per concert
Friday Evenings
Premium Admission Seats
just $169
Less than $57 per concert

Prelude is a very limited offer. Book Now!


Offer is strictly only available to patrons who have not previously purchased a package or subscription to attend MCO. Prelude Packages have different conditions to standard MCO subscriptions. Package and offer is not transferable to an existing subscriber. Offer is available online via the link only. Prelude packages are offered as fixed packages and changes are not possible. No exchange or refund is offered for Prelude packages. If you are unable to attend a concert we suggest you offer the tickets to a friend so they can experience MCO. Concession pricing is not offered and no further discounts apply. Prelude package holders may retain their seats in 2017 by subscribing before the seat retention deadline. A small online booking fee applies in addition to the ticket price for using the TryBooking service. MCO reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time.