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Russell Morris

2 July 2023

In the Concert Hall | Contemporary Music

This July, see Australian music icon Russell Morris backed by an extraordinary symphony orchestra. Hear incredible hits including ‘The Real Thing’ and ‘Sweet Sweet Love’ in this powerful, once-in-a-lifetime performance.

Celebrating an Australian Legend: The Music, Stories, and a 54-piece Symphony Orchestra

This July, 65 musicians and singers honour the remarkable career of Australian music icon Russell Morris with a once-in-a-lifetime performance

Experience the grand fusion of the Southern Cross Symphony and a ten-piece band as Russell Morris takes the stage, delivering his greatest hits – including "The Real Thing," "Sweet Sweet Love," "Hush," and "Wings of an Eagle" – with the unparalleled power that emerges from the union of a band and symphony orchestra.

Expertly arranged by Oscar Award nominee David Hirshfelder, this exceptional concert traverses Russell's entire career, from his psychedelic rock beginnings to his more recent blues and roots explorations.

In addition to the awe-inspiring music, audiences will be treated to never-before-heard stories, offering a rare and intimate glimpse into the life of the man behind the hits.

RUSSELL MORRIS: The Real Thing promises an unforgettable night of musical excellence. Don't miss this unique, once-in-a-lifetime event.

Presented by Spiritworks

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