Concerts

The Australian Brandenburg Orchestra brings to life the rare sounds of Baroque and Classical masterpieces with the gorgeous sound of instruments from the period.

Concerts Page 1626X1220
Show Upcoming Concerts in:
About our performances

We have a collective passion and enthusiasm to bring truly exceptional period music to audiences in Australia - take your pick, we think you will enjoy it!

About Sydney

Sydney is the spiritual home of the Brandenburg. A dynamic city full of life and energy - it's a place we never tire of performing in.

About Melbourne

We are delighted to be a part of the rich cultural fabric of Melbourne . It gives us enormous pleasure to be able to offer a Thursday night performance in 2020.

About Brisbane

All of the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra's Brisbane concerts are held at Queensland Performing Arts Centre.

About Parramatta

Enjoy the Brandenburg’s celebratory Christmas concert, Noël! Noël! in St Patrick's Cathedral.

About Mosman

Enjoy the Brandenburg’s celebratory Christmas concert, Noël! Noël! in St Clement's Anglican Church.

About Newtown

Enjoy the Brandenburg’s celebratory Christmas concert, Noël! Noël! in St Stephen's Anglican Church.

About Parramatta (Riverside Theatres)

About Wahroonga

Enjoy the Brandenburg's celebratory Christmas concert, NOËL! NOËL! in Holy Name Church

About Woollahra

Enjoy the Brandenburg's celebratory Christmas concert, NOËL! NOËL! in All Saints' Church

ABO0029 FOUR SEASONS SITE 1200X525 DE01
November 2019

Vivaldi's Four Seasons

Brace against a biting winter and feel the eruption of a summer storm in this inventive performance of Vivaldi’s masterpiece on period instruments.

Learn More
Series 6
December 2019

NOËL! NOËL!

This immensely popular series is not just carols but a mischievous affirmation of life that fuses the modern with the ancient.

Learn More
Brandenburg Kids hero image
November 2019

Brandenburg Kids Series

Cleverly curated for children, the 2019 Brandenburg Kids concert series offers a unique interactive entertainment experience for children, grandchildren and adults alike.

Learn More
1_Vivaldi's_Venice_Hero_Image_1626x1220.png
February / March 2020

Vivaldi's Venice

Visit Vivaldi’s Venice with extraordinary French harpist Xavier de Maistre in a performance shimmering with light and colour.

Learn More
2_Mozart's_Clarinet_Hero_Image_1626x1220.png
April / May 2020

Mozart's Clarinet

Mozart’s bright and achingly beautiful basset clarinet concerto performed on the rare and richly voiced instrument of the period.

Learn More
3_Bach's Violin_Hero_Image_1626x1220.png
July 2020

Bach's Violin

Thrilling German Baroque violinist Jonas Zschenderlein joins Brandenburg string soloists to perform concertos, sonatas and a suite by J.S. Bach.

Learn More
4_Notre-Dame_Hero_Image_1626x1220.png
September 2020

Notre-Dame

The rich musical tradition of Notre-Dame told in a theatrical concert experience entwining music for orchestra and choir with spoken word and song.

Learn More
5_Ottoman_Baroque_Hero_Image_1626x1220.png
October / November 2020

Ottoman Baroque

The mesmerising Whirling Dervishes are steeped in mystique and will return from Turkey to dazzle in Paul Dyer’s musical meditation.

Learn More
6_NoelNoel_Hero_Image_1626x1220.png
December 2020

NOËL! NOËL!

Gather your family and friends together this Christmas and spend a joyous evening sharing rare carols, medieval hymns and a cheeky musical surprise.

Learn More

Past Concerts

Series 1
February / March 2019

Brandenburg Concertos

The Brandenburg Concertos reveal the imperishable genius of J.S. Bach. Experience these enduringly exquisite concertos in one unforgettable evening.

Learn More
Series 2 - Circa Approved.jpg
May 2019

English Baroque with Circa

A tumbling commotion of musicians and acrobats collide in an explosive collaboration of contemporary circus and music from the English Baroque.

Learn More
Series 3
July / August 2019

Handel’s Anthems & Fireworks

Be uplifted with joy and jubilation by the timeless anthems and orchestral works of George Frideric Handel. These masterworks endure as the composer’s crowning glories.

Learn More
Brandenburg_30th_180503_0574_web_byPedroGreig_2.jpg
September 2019

Next Generation Baroque

What will Baroque performance hold 30 years from now? These tremendous next generation talents have glimpsed that future.

Learn More
Sydney Arts Symposium
October 2019

Symposium of Australian Arts Organisations

Hosted by the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, moderated by Christopher Lawrence

Learn More
Brandenburg Quartet.jpg
April 2019

Brandenburg Quartet

Formed by the principal string players of the multi ARIA Award-winning Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, the Brandenburg Quartet has become Australia’s most imaginative period instrument ensemble.

Learn More
Brandenburg_30th_180503_0916_web_byPedroGreig.jpg
March 2019

Ayres and Graces

Music from the French and English Baroque. Principal Baroque Flautist Melissa Farrow has curated a program to represent the distinctive styles of English and French Baroque music from the early and mid-eighteenth centuries.

Learn More
Mansion_Hotel Exterior_Parterre and Hotel_2087 x 1390
March 2019

Brandenburg High Tea

Treat yourself and loved ones to an enchanting afternoon with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra at Werribee Mansion.

Learn More
Dall' Abaco
July 2019

Brandenburg Gala Dinner

Join the Brandenburg for a taste of baroque splendour in celebration of the Orchestra’s 30th anniversary.

Learn More

Concert Series Program Archive

Programs For 2014
PDF Document, 2.31 MB
PDF Document, 2.90 MB
PDF Document, 6.16 MB
PDF Document, 6.07 MB
PDF Document, 18.19 MB
Programs For 2015
PDF Document, 1.47 MB
PDF Document, 2.66 MB
PDF Document, 7.29 MB
PDF Document, 5.15 MB
PDF Document, 5.88 MB
PDF Document, 4.91 MB
Programs For 2016
PDF Document, 17.03 MB
PDF Document, 5.24 MB
PDF Document, 4.29 MB
PDF Document, 2.86 MB
PDF Document, 5.39 MB
Programs For 2018
JPG Document, 1.84 MB
2020 Season Promo Item 1626X1220
Discover the brilliant colours of Baroque
2020 Subscriptions

"The 2020 Season is packed with colour. I hope you enjoy this bright season of music with the Brandenburg."
PAUL DYER AO
ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Q

What could possibly be better than a ticket to one of our concert series?

A

A subscription package!

Get a subscription package!

If you’re a fan of the Brandenburg we think you’ll love our range of subscription packages! Available for Sydney or Melbourne venues, in sets of 3, 4, 5 or 6 concert packages; you’ll get the complete Brandenburg experience, for the perfect price in the perfect seat, the whole year round!

Subscriptions

Find tickets

Check Availability