A special season opening of mysterious beauty and radiant music featuring Pärt’s Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten, Mozart's Symphony No 41, and Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade

Saturday 23 March, 7:30pm
Darwin Entertainment Centre

Join DSO for an electrifying anthology of incredible hits! From Elvis to Aretha, AC/DC to Beyoncé, this unmissable event brings together legends from across the musical universe.

Saturday 22 June, 6:30pm
Darwin Botanic Gardens

A breathtaking testament to the strength and resilience of the human spirit featuring 3 incredible NT premieres, and Prokofiev's Symphony No 5.


Saturday 17 August, 7:30pm
Darwin Entertainment Centre

Have you got what it takes to save the world and conquer the universe?  Don your cape, mount your broomsticks and journey across the cinematic landscape from Valhalla to Middle Earth in this epic musical odyssey. 

Saturday 26 October, 6:30pm
Darwin Entertainment Centre

Embark on a journey from stormy seas to enchanting tales with two exceptional guest artists, leading Australian pianist Stefan Cassomenos for a performance of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No 2, with special guest conductor Richard Mills

Saturday 7 December, 7:30pm
Darwin Entertainment Centre

Education Program

There's a wondrous world of music created from ordinary objects found in our homes! DSO Musicians will transform everyday items such as pots, pans, buckets, and brooms into extraordinary instruments.

Saturday 20 April, 9:30am & 11am
CDU Theatre

Experience the thrill of seeing a whole orchestra up close, listen to the instruments and learn about the different sounds that make up and orchestra, and move and groove along to recognisable classics

Saturday 11 May, 9:30am & 11am
Palmerston Recreation Centre

Get ready to join our Power Up Parade as Darwin Symphony Orchestra's Young Artists goomba groove through Goyder Square playing the theme from Super Mario Bros.


July, 2024
City of Palmerston

Have you ever wanted to explore the secrets of the Museum?  
In this exciting new program, primary school children will bring the MAGNT collection to life through dance and music in a unique creative exploration. 

October, 2024
Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory & In schools