Preludes

Intimate talks and performances in a relaxed setting This year, we are delighted to be continuing our popular Preludes series at Lucky Bat Cafe. These special pre-concert events take you behind the…

Carnival of the Animals

Join the DSO menagerie for a carnival of fun! Lions and donkeys and swans, oh my! Bring the whole family along to enjoy Camille Saint-Saëns’ enchanting The Carnival of the Animals, Vaughan Williams’…

Seasonal Reflections

Three exceptional musicians. An afternoon of exquisite music. Darwin Symphony Orchestra’s Concertmaster Tara Murphy and Artistic Director and Chief Conductor Jonathan Tooby join guest pianist Phoebe Briggs for an intimate…

Sonic Safari

A fun-filled musical event set among the NT’s iconic fauna Hop on board our Sonic Safari at Crocosaurus Cove and enjoy a fun-filled concert of snappy scales and swampy sounds played by DSO ensemble….

DSO at Barunga

A powerful exploration of place and culture Join Darwin Symphony Orchestra for a stunning sunset concert at Barunga Festival. Featuring guest artists Manuel Dhurrkay, Don Nunggarrgalu, The Djari Project and Ripple Effect Band, this rich cross-cultural…

Sitzler Symphony: DISCO

Join us for an unforgettable night in boogie wonderland! Don’t miss this spectacular night under the stars, dancing to great disco hits from the 70s and 80s! Featuring Darwin Symphony…

Wavelengths

Classical favourites and a dynamic cross-cultural collaboration Ripple Effect Band are an all-female rock band from Maningrida who sing in four different Aboriginal languages as well as English. For this…

Storytime

Your favourite stories brought to life with music Join DSO musicians for some storytelling fun as they bring to life beautiful children’s picture books with music. This engaging event brings music and literacy education…

Pictures

A multi-artform feast for the senses Immerse yourself in a multi-layered collaboration between Darwin Symphony Orchestra and vibrant local dance company Slide Youth Dance. Featuring excerpts from beloved film scores, including Bernard Hermann’s Psycho Suite and…

Family Proms

A fun and interactive introduction to the whole orchestra Our Family Proms concert will spark intrigue in classical music for kids and grown-ups alike. This special event introduces the whole symphony orchestra to new…

Two Fifths

Two powerful works draw the season to a triumphant close Don’t miss DSO’s spectacular finale to its 2021 season featuring performances of two mighty orchestral works—Beethoven’s Fifth Piano Concerto and Shostakovich’s brooding Symphony No. 5.   Internationally acclaimed star pianist Shuan Hern Lee will join the orchestra…