SEASON 2023

Be swept away by the wild and passionate spirit of three exciting works including Barber’s Violin Concerto, Kodály’s Dances of Galánta, and Brahms' Second Symphony.

Saturday 18 March, 7:30pm  //  Darwin Entertainment Centre

The throwback party you won’t want to miss, featuring DSO and an incredible front band of local musicians bringing back the best hits of the 90s!

Saturday 24 June, 6:30pm  //  Darwin Botanic Gardens Amphitheatre

A dramatic encounter with love, death, desire, and destiny, featuring two incredible works by celebrated Australian composers Brett Dean and Rebecca Erin Smith.

Saturday 19 August, 7:30pm  //  Darwin Entertainment Centre

An immersive and spectacular adventure across the universe featuring sci-fi classics and incredible gaming music from Final Fantasy, Super Mario Bros and Zelda.

Saturday 28 October, 6:30pm  //  Darwin Entertainment Centre

A masterful musical celebration of hope and unity for all people, featuring an exciting collaboration with The Djari Project, followed by Beethoven’s glorious Ninth Symphony. 

Saturday 25 November, 7:30pm  //  Darwin Entertainment Centre

2023 Education Program

Bring the whole family for an energetic morning of music! With instrument demonstrations, beautiful music, and a chance to hear the orchestra up close!

Saturday 18 March  //  Darwin Entertainment Centre

Larrakia Elder Aunty June Mills tells the story of the little owl, Witladla, and his lost necklace, featuring original songs, and puppets that reference Larrakia designs.

Saturday 22 April  //  CDU Theatre, Casuarina
Storytime

Storytime

Join Larrakia Author and Artist Jason Lee as he shares his stories in an exciting musical adventure. Kids will love hearing all about catching and cooking barra!

Saturday 16 September  //  Darwin Entertainment Centre

2022 Season Performances

Uplifting choral works and a dramatic masterpiece.

Under the direction of Michael Loughlin, Darwin Symphony Orchestra will perform John Rutter’s Gloria alongside talented Darwin-based choir, Vocalective, followed by an almighty performance of 'The Planets'.

7:30pm, Saturday 3 December //  Darwin Entertainment Centre