About

AUSTRALIAN DISCOVERY ORCHESTRA

Principal Conductor: Kevin Purcell

 The Australian Discovery Orchestra is providing 68 exceptional musicians, from all over the country, the opportunity 2 – 3 times per year to come together to perform repertoire combining classic masterworks, lesser-known but important pieces, and the chance to shine a light on inspiring Australian music.

The ADO is committed to orchestral innovation in  the 21st Century and forging entirely new ways of engaging with audiences around the world through our live-stream Internet concert experiences.

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Special Event

May 7

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ADO | Arts Learning Festival Orchestra

as part of Independent Schools Victoria Arts Learning Festival May, 3-7

S. Kander Miranda’s Waltz (for orchestra & narrator) | Australian Premiere

A. Piccolo Imaginary Symphony No. 1 (for orchestra and children’s chorus) | Australian Premiere

(with out new 3D Interactive Experience created in partnership with Ortelia Interative Spaces. Available April 19)

&

E. Bernstein  Suite from the timeless film classic To Kill A Mockingbird

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Concert Event 2

(June 4)

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Earth, Water, Sky

Lisa Cheney The Pool and the Star (version for full orchestra)  Australian work | World Premiere

Frederick Delius The Walk To the Paradise Garden (arr. Beecham/Purcell)

Howard Hanson Symphony No. 2 ‘Romantic’ op. 30

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Concert Event 3

(August 27)

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TOSCA 50′

Concert presentation from Giacomo Puccini’s incendiary operatic masterpiece, presented in 50 minutes, with some of Australia’s finest Opera singers in the roles of

Floria Tosca (A famous Singer), Mario Cavaradossi (A Painter), and Il Barone Scarpia (Chief of Police).  Details to be announced soon.

(Includes another of our new ground-breaking, 3-D Interactive Experiences – “Angelotti’s Escape”)

 


Watch The On-Demand Version of Our Most Recent Live-Stream Event

IF YOU MISSED IT, WATCH IT ANYTIME. TICKETS STILL ONLY $10.00  CLICK HERE

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