The sophisticated selection
The world's best international artists join the orchestra to perform a sophisticated selection of music. These concerts feature organist Benjamin Sheen, talented conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy with violinist Viktoria Mullova and the brilliant Ning Feng in Conflict & Triumph.
Concerts with a twist
An eclectic, exciting and challenging array of concerts that break the mold. See 'ballet in the sky' in Dawn and discover the hypnotic and exhilarating Boléro by Ravel. In Zarathustra, experience the music that made the film 2001: A Space Odyssey so iconic.
Listen, laugh, learn and enjoy
This is more than just a passive listening experience and we recommend bringing along friends and family for the ride! Learn about the stormy story behind Beethoven's 'Pastoral' in Unwrap the Music and in Amazing Mr Mozart, discover what made him so 'amazing' after all.
The meaning behind the music
Music is a special art form with stories that transcend language and this should be shared, celebrated and discussed. Beethoven's 'Pastoral' is a love letter to the natural world, and in Celebrate Christmas - who can resist a festive concert for the most wonderful time of the year?
Bring along the kids
If you want something to bring the kids to, and particularly at the weekend - this is for your whānau! Introduce your littlies to the orchestra in APO 4 Kids Christmas, watch how circus and music combine in Dawn and learn about the classical music icon, Amazing Mr Mozart.