FAMILY FRIENDLY MATINEE: Featuring the Vienna Pops Orchestra, Mark Coughlan plus special guests.
GALA CONCERT: Featuring the Vienna Pops Orchestra, Mark Coughlan plus special guests.
Cygnus Arioso launches into 2022 with a two-concert afternoon of chamber music brimming with virtuosity, youth, and musical spontaneity.
The greatest film soundtracks
In Koort Boodja (Heartland) we celebrate country, its first peoples and the diverse cultures who call it home.
In this special program for Perth Festival, local artists Jonathan Paget and the Darlington Quartet come together for a selection of beloved classics for guitar and string quartet.
An immersive world of wonder
Explosive orchestral power
A seasonal celebration
Hallelujah! A divine Easter tradition
Soul-stirring romantic favourites
Australia’s finest early music specialists invite you to experience the beautiful melding of cultures in Europe’s historical borderlands for Musica Viva Australia.
Mendelssohn’s majestic landscape
A majestic musical landscape
Joy for the spirit! Perth's own concert pianist, Mark Coughlan, plays all Chopin's Waltzes on the Cathedral's stunning Fazioli grand piano in a candle-lit setting.
Benjamin Britten and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart reach out to one another across the centuries in profound and deeply moving communion.
Do you believe in magic?
Wit and warmth
Elegance, wit and warmth
Impassioned lament for a lost world
Enjoy the music of powerful and magical women of baroque opera performed by soprano Rachelle Durkin and the Australian Baroque Orchestra.
Pianist Andrea Lam performs Bach’s miraculous Goldberg Variations, before Paul Grabowsky plays his own jazz-inflected interpretation of this eternal theme.
An unmissable concert that reveals why many believe JS Bach to be the greatest, and most enduring, composer of all time.
The Best of British
Elegant lines and dazzling fireworks
Tenor Allan Clayton and pianist Kate Golla perform Schubert’s immortal songs of love and loss, newly reinterpreted for Australia through Lindy Hume’s direction and Fred Williams’ wondrous landscapes.
A stunning program that begins with masterworks of the Renaissance and ends with modern-day classics by ABBA and Elton John.
Rebellion and revolution
Rising star of the cello Sheku Kanneh-Mason and his six siblings have been described by Simon Cowell as the world’s most talented family. Join them this year for their first ever Australian tour!
Thomas Wilson of St Mary's Cathedral Sydney flies in to play our magnificent West Organ. Large screens add vision to sound for this heart-pumping experience.
Fiery passion, heart-wrenching emotion: three intensely expressive musicians come together for a rare and unforgettable performance for Musica Viva Australia.
A masterpiece for peace
Epic soundtracks real and imagined
Noble power and poetry
A journey through life, art and music of late 19th century Russia, presented by the brilliant Alan Dodge and featuring some of Perth's finest chamber musicians.
A dark past, a hopeful future.
Witches, Wizards, Princes, Fairies – rejoice!
Presented by Musica Viva Australia, take an intriguing musical journey around the Mediterranean, with a brilliant mandolinist and a spectacular cellist as your guides.
A confession of the soul
First prize winner of the Sydney International Piano Competition, Alexander Gadjiev, performs some of the best-loved piano music of Chopin and Schumann's grand Fantasy in C major.
Evocative and dramatic
Europe’s favourite saxophone quartet make their Australian debut, joining violinist Kristian Winther for a ripper program including a brand-new arrangement of Kurt Weill’s daredevil violin concerto.
In this rich tapestry of American music, invention and reinvention are the warp and weft. There is balm for the soul and invigorating jolts of energy to raise the spirits high.
Experience the power
A colossal canvas of life and love
WA's first professional performance of Handel's dramatic oratorio – the legendary story of Samson and Delilah – complete with top soloists and Baroque orchestra.
In an epic blend of classical and rock music, Australian rock legends The Angels bring you a special orchestrated concert.