2019 Concert Season

 

MKids: Meet the Instruments at MPavilion

Discover the sights and sounds of a range of common—and not so common—musical instruments with NPCO Artistic Director Gemma Turvey, and core players Karen Heath and Rosie Savage. Meet the Instruments is a fun and engaging educational musical experience for children and families, and is sure to spark a love of music in everyone. Read more

Monday 14th and Thursday 17th January 2019

10am, 11am and 12noon sessions

MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens, St Kilda Rd

FREE!


Friends of NPCO Summer Soiree in the Park

Friends of NPCO members join the orchestra for an afternoon picnic in the park ahead of NPCO’s closing afternoon performance as part of Space and Sometimes Movement at MPavilion. New Friends welcome, simply pledge your membership to office@npco.com.au and sign up on the day.

1:30pm Sunday 3rd February 2019

Queen Victoria Gardens, St Kilda Road (opposite Arts Centre Spire)

RSVP essential to office@npco.com.au

 

Yamaha Music and MPavilion present

Space & Sometimes Movement

Join the New Palm Court Orchestra for a unique recital as part of the closing night of Melbourne’s iconic MPavilion, incorporating an exciting new Spatial Audio soundstage designed by Yamaha Music. Prepare to be transported.

3pm Sunday 3rd February 2019

MPavilion, Queen Victoria Gardens, St Kilda Rd

FREE

 

NPCO and Melbourne Recital Centre present

My Ireland (Mise Eire)

Gemma Turvey leads the full New Palm Court Orchestra in a homage to Irish music traditions, with special guest artists Rob Zielinski (fiddle) and Dan Walker (tenor) at the Melbourne Recital Centre. Hear the premiere of Turvey’s piano concerto Banríon for chamber ensemble, Zielinski’s Farewell to the Dohertys, jigs and reels and excerpts from Sean Ó Riada’s evocative Mise Éire.

7pm Thursday 14 March 2019

Melbourne Recital Centre, Primrose Potter Salon

Cnr Southbank Blvd and Sturt Street, Southbank

Tickets $39 ($29 conc) + booking fee

Two concert 2019 package $66 ($48 conc) + booking fee

Book online at melbournerecital.com.au at or phone 03 9699 3333

 

Friends of NPCO Autumn Regional Soiree

NPCO Artistic Director Gemma Turvey (piano) and Rosie Savage (French Horn)

2pm* Sunday 5th May 2019

Oddie Gallery at the Ballarat Art Gallery

40 Lydiard Street North,  Ballarat

Followed by afternoon tea with the artists

*(Afternoon concert. Start time subject to slight change. TBC January 2019)

 

Music on the Mount 2019

A night of student driven music performances in collaboration with the NPCO, including the premiere of all original student compositions as part of the NPCO and Buninyong Primary School’s Maestro & Me specialist music education program.

Saturday 17th August 2019

Buninyong Primary School

202 Simpson Street, Buninyong

Tickets on sale March 2019

 

 NPCO and Melbourne Recital Centre present

Passages 

Join the full New Palm Court Orchestra for an evocative musical journey through mountains including Eugene Friesen’s joyous First Ride, Appalachian folk tunes, Dave Grusin’s Mountain Dance and the premiere of Turvey’s concert work Mountain Pass.

7pm Thursday 31st October 2019

Melbourne Recital Centre, Primrose Potter Salon

Cnr Southbank Blvd and Sturt Street, Southbank

Tickets $39 ($29 conc) + booking fee

Two concert 2019 package $66 ($48 conc) + booking fee

Book online at melbournerecital.com.au at or phone 03 9699 3333

 

 

Friends of NPCO End of Year Soiree & 2020 Season Launch

Friends of the NPCO join us to celebrate another fantastic music filled year and launch our 2020 Concert Season.

New and prospective Friends of the NPCO are also very welcome to attend!  Simply RSVP to office@npco.com.au. For more information about Friends of the NPCO program including membership packages and benefits click here or email us at office@npco.com.au 

2pm Sunday 24th November 2019

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