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Featuring a selection of exceptional musicians and a program spanning renowned classics through to contemporary Australian works, Crescendo is a celebration of Australia’s emerging classical artists. Including performances from ACO Collective, ANAM, Ensemble Offspring, Musica Viva, Pacific Opera, SSO Fellows and Sydney Philarmonia Choirs, Crescendo is a unique opportunity to experience a range of virtuosic performances in the intimate setting of the Utzon Room.

Industrial. Resonant. Grinding. Ensemble Offspring, champions of fearless music, transform the Utzon Room with a journey through the latest music of today and the sounds of tomorrow. Get tickets for Ensemble Offspring now.
An exploration into the relationship between Shakespeare’s words and their relevance today through the artsong adaptations by Mendelssohn, Verdi, Gounod and more. Get tickets for Pacific Opera now.
Take a moment to listen to the sound of the Earth as the virtuoso singers of VOX led by Elizabeth Scott inspire you with their passion, commitment and the power of their music-making. Get tickets for VOX now.

SSO Fellows

10 Jun 2018

A thrilling concert featuring some of Australia’s brightest young orchestral talents in a rare and intimate performance of Mahler and Ives. Get tickets for the Sydney Symphony Orchestra Fellows now.
An exciting set of colourful percussions solos performed by Artistic Director and leading percussionist Claire Edwardes with Associate Artist Georgina Oakes. Get tickets for Ensemble Offspring now.

ANAM Artists

15 July 2018

Virtuosic alumni from the Australian National Academy of Music come together to perform exclusively in a superbly crafted quintet featuring piano, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon. Get tickets for ANAM Artists now.
Solo Oboist for the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Dudu Carmel, is joined by the ANAM musicians in a dazzling and daring performance as a part of the 2018 Crescendo series. Get tickets to ANAM with Dudu Carmel now.
The Australian Chamber Orchestra’s acclaimed string ensemble, ACO Collective, will perform in the Utzon Room in 2018 with a programme Celebrating Bach & Vivaldi. Get tickets for ACO Collective now.
Musica Viva presents the debut performance of Aura Go, exploring the unique colouristic possibilities of the piano. Get tickets for Aura Go now.
Joyeux Noël! Celebrate the season with an uplifting concert of beautiful classical vocal music inspired by December festivities from across the world. Get tickets for Pacific Opera now.