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Australian Chamber Orchestra – Mahler’s Song of the Earth

May 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$59 – $166
Stuart Skelton and Catherine Carby star in this extraordinary encounter with Mahler’s monumental song cycle.

The Australian Chamber Orchestra is one of the most acclaimed chamber orchestras in the world and is renowned for their inspired programming, unrivalled virtuosity, energy and individuality. Under the direction of Artistic Director Richard Tognetti, they take audiences on the adventure to create truly transformative experiences.

Richard Tognetti directs this unusually intimate encounter with Mahler.

Joining Richard and the ACO is Stuart Skelton, one of the great tenors of our time. Commanding a voice of incredible power and passion, he sings the most demanding music ever written for the human voice. This is a rare chance to hear him on his home stage, alongside celebrated Australian mezzo-soprano Catherine Carby.

The ACO will be joined on stage by guest artists on percussion, mandolin, harmonium and an array of wind and brass instruments for a thrilling spectacle. When this program debuted at the Edinburgh Festival it received rave reviews and audiences were in raptures.

Monday 13 & Wednesday 22 May 2024 7.30pm   MRC, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall

Duration: 2 hours (incl. interval) Please note, running times are approximate and subject to change.

TICKETS: Premium $166; A reserve $161 ($150 Concession); B reserve $135 ($125 Concession)
C reserve $104 ($97 Concession); D reserve $59


Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Melbourne Recital Centre
31 Sturt Street
Southbank, VIC 3006 Australia
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1800 688 482