They Will Have Their Way Concert, Palais, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Image: Carbie Warbie
Show map

Music

Delve into Victoria's incredibly diverse and ever-expanding music scene and see performances by homegrown heroes, international stars and renowned artists from the world of jazz, classical and contemporary music. From grungy city venues pumping out rock, electro, indie and soul to grand concert halls and amphitheatres hosting the world's leading stars, there's always something to inspire or delight. Head further afield to wineries, seaside villages and country towns for folk, blues and jazz festivals, special events and memorable theatre shows.

Highlights

Showing 1 - 50 of 138 results

Jazz at The Botanical Hotel – Orlando Combo

Jazz at The Botanical Hotel – Orlando Combo

13 May - 31 Dec 2015

South Yarra

The Wednesday night live music at the Botanical has become a Melbourne institution. It is now into its fifth year at the rear lounge of this iconic...

Read more | Show on map

Timeless Melody

Timeless Melody

3 - 4 Jul 2015

Southbank

Timeless Melody - 35-Year Anniversary Concert - Zhongguo Sheng & Hiroko Seta. Unprecedented Beauty of Eastern and Western Music Returning 35 years...

Read more | Show on map

Generic Image - Tourism Victoria

The Roger Young Collective

3 Jul 2015

Southbank

From $28 - $38

The Roger Young Collective program pays tribute to the pioneers of jazz string playing and celebrates some of the great vocal standards. Violinist...

Read more | Show on map

An Evening with Chris Botti

An Evening with Chris Botti

5 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $85 - $105

Join Grammy Award-winning trumpet virtuosi Chris Botti and his seven-piece band, returning to Melbourne for one night only. Please visit the website...

Read more | Show on map

Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Pieces de Viole a la Jeunesse

Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Pieces de Viole a la Jeunesse

5 Jul 2015

Brighton

The Early Arts Guild of Victoria nurtures medieval, renaissance and baroque arts around Victoria and beyond working closely with the Early Music...

Read more | Show on map

Unplugged Live 2015

Unplugged Live 2015

5 Jul - 9 Aug 2015

Melbourne

The intimate performance and conversation program, Unplugged Live, featuring some of Australia’s leading musicians, songwriters and contemporary...

Read more | Show on map

Steinway on Stage

Steinway on Stage

8 Jul 2015

Wangaratta

From $5 - $15

Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre joins with Wangaratta Arts Council Inc. to present intimate twilight concerts of approximately one hour which we...

Read more | Show on map

The National Youth Choir of Australia - 20th Anniversary Concert

The National Youth Choir of Australia - 20th Anniversary Concert

9 Jul 2015

Geelong

From $10 - $20

The National Youth Choir of Australia celebrates its 20th anniversary with special guests, The Australian Boys Choir. The concert features Benjamin...

Read more | Show on map

The Three Pairs

The Three Pairs

10 Jul 2015

Wodonga

From $21 - $21

Chris Wilson and Sarah Carroll, Tiffany Eckhardt and Dave Steel, Jeff Raglus and Vicki Gaye Phillip. Three couples with their own dazzling set of...

Read more | Show on map

Babe: The Twentieth Anniversary Concert

Babe The Twentieth Anniversary Concert

11 - 12 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $45 - $45

George Miller's Babe, the 1995 family movie about a pig who wants to be a sheepdog conceived by writer / producer George Miller and director Chris...

Read more | Show on map

Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition

Seventh Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition

11 - 19 Jul 2015

South Melbourne

The Seventh Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition will be presented by Chamber Music Australia in July 2015. Showcasing the best young...

Read more | Show on map

Rick Price

Rick Price Gippsland Tour

11 Jul 2015

Warragul

Don't miss this rare opportunity to get up close and personal with one of Australia's most amazing talents when he performs at West Gippsland Arts...

Read more | Show on map

Paul Carey and Julian Scheffer CD Launch

Paul Carey and Julian Scheffer CD Launch

11 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Paul Carey and Julian Scheffer launch their latest album of contemporary compositions laced with jazz, improvisation and a South American flavour....

Read more | Show on map

Generic Image - Tourism Victoria

NAIDOC week: Sounds of Songlines

12 Jul 2015

Carlton South

In July, Songlines celebrates NAIDOC week with a line-up to be announced very soon. It's a pay-what-you-feel deal at the door, so get your crew...

Read more | Show on map

Mike Rudd

Rick Price Goldfields Region Tour

16 Jul 2015

Bendigo

Don't miss this rare opportunity to get up close and personal with one of Australia's most amazing talents when he performs at Bendigo's beautiful...

Read more | Show on map

David Bowie is

David Bowie is

16 Jul - 1 Nov 2015

Melbourne

From $15 - $40

Put on your red shoes and immerse yourself in a celebration 50 years of one of the era's most influential artists in rock, pop, fashion and performance.

Read more | Show on map

Ravel's Bolero & Sibelius 7

Ravel's Bolero and Sibelius 7

17 - 18 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $40 - $40

This passionate program brings to life the old-world charm of Sibelius' Valse triste followed by the composer's innovative, continually evolving...

Read more | Show on map

Rick Price

Rick Price Mornington Peninsula Tour

17 Jul 2015

Frankston

Don't miss this rare opportunity to get up close and personal with one of Australia's most amazing talents when he performs at Frankston Arts Centre....

Read more | Show on map

Sweet Honey in the Rock

Sweet Honey in the Rock

17 Jul 2015

Southbank

Possessing a stunning vocal prowess that captures the complex sounds of blues, spirituals, traditional gospel hymns, rap, reggae, African chants and...

Read more | Show on map

Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam and Shirin Majd in Rebirth

Shahrokh Moshkin Ghalam and Shirin Majd in Rebirth

19 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Rebirth is a combined art performance that illustrates the lives of modern Middle Eastern women, their aspirations, problems, restrictions and...

Read more | Show on map

Air Force Band - Smetana, Susato and Hindemith

Air Force Band - Smetana, Susato and Hindemith

19 Jul 2015

Melbourne

The Air Force Band is one of Australia's premier military wind ensembles. Boasting a long and proud association with the Melbourne Town Hall, they...

Read more | Show on map

A French Celebration with Susan Graham

A French Celebration with Susan Graham

20 Jul 2015

Southbank

From $51 - $120

Susan Graham is not just one of the world's favourite mezzo-sopranos, she has also been awarded the Chevalier de la Legion d'Honneur, Ordre des Artes...

Read more | Show on map

A French Celebration with Susan Graham

A French Celebration with Susan Graham

20 Jul 2015

Southbank

Mezzo-soprano Susan Graham is joined by Australian Chamber Orchestra players and guests in this intimate French chamber program. Susan Graham is not...

Read more | Show on map

Yuja Wang Plays Prokofiev

Yuja Wang Plays Prokofiev

23 - 25 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $25 - $25

Chinese piano superstar Yuja Wang brings her acclaimed virtuosity to Prokofiev's tempestuous Second Piano Concerto, one of the most technically...

Read more | Show on map

 Silver Screen Classics

Silver Screen Classics

23 Jul 2015

Ballarat central

From $22 - $22

Be enchanted by the stunning voice of Jonathon Welch AM, award winning singer, conductor and Artistic Director of the School of Hard Knocks in this...

Read more | Show on map

Mick Thomas and The Roving Commission

Mick Thomas and The Roving Commission

23 Jul 2015

Montrose

Raconteur, troubadour, balladeer and poet Mick Thomas will bring his band The Roving Commission and a swag of honest songs to the stage at Montrose...

Read more | Show on map

Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On

Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On

23 - 25 Jul 2015

Southbank

Let’s Get It On – The Life And Music Of Marvin Gaye is a two-hour narrative concert that documents Marvin’s rise to fame and features over twenty of...

Read more | Show on map

Rick Price Melbourne

Rick Price - Melbourne

12 Jul 2015, 24 Jul 2015

Prahran

Do not miss this rare opportunity to get up close and personal with Rick Price - one of Australia's most amazing talents when he performs at Chapel...

Read more | Show on map

Winter Blues Fest

Winter Blues Festival

24 - 26 Jul 2015

Echuca

Forget the winter blues! Echuca Moama's annual Winter Blues Festival is a weekend not to be missed. The Echuca Moama Winter Blues Festival has become...

Read more | Show on map

Li-Wei, Adam and Kristian play Beethoven and Brahms

Li-Wei, Adam and Kristian play Beethoven and Brahms

24 Jul 2015

Southbank

Three of Australia’s leading musicians present three outstanding works in one of the finest chamber concerts in Melbourne this year. This is a rare...

Read more | Show on map

Rick Price

Rick Price Great Ocean Road Tour

25 Jul 2015

Geelong

Don't miss this rare opportunity to get up close and personal with one of Australia's most amazing talents when he performs at Geelong Performing...

Read more | Show on map

Marina Prior Live in Ballarat

Marina Prior Live in Ballarat

25 Jul 2015

Ballarat central

From $63.50 - $63.50

Marina Prior comes to Ballarat's Her Majesty's Theatre for two exclusive shows only. Star of the original Australian productions of Les Miserables,...

Read more | Show on map

Verdi's Requiem

Verdi's Requiem

26 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Often described as 'Verdi's greatest opera', the Requiem is an expansive yet tightly-knit musical masterpiece, with melodies and rhythms binding...

Read more | Show on map

Verdi's Requiem

Verdi's Requiem

26 Jul 2015

Melbourne

Italy's great hero and poet, Alessandro Manzoni, died in 1873. Giuseppe Verdi, who shared with Manzoni a strong desire for the unification of the...

Read more | Show on map

Mixed Sweeties

Mixed Sweeties

26 Jul 2015

Wangaratta

From $6 - $12

Ostinato is a community based choir for all people who love choral singing. The membership comes from all ages and sectors of the community. The...

Read more | Show on map

Beethoven & Mozart

Beethoven and Mozart

31 Jul 2015

Melbourne

From $15 - $15

Copland's Appalachian Spring is a defining work of the twentieth century, evocatively capturing the wide-open spaces of frontier America. Mozart's...

Read more | Show on map

Musica Viva presents I Fagiolini

Musica Viva presents I Fagiolini

28 Jul 2015, 1 Aug 2015

Southbank

Music Viva in conjunction with the Melbourne Recital Centre are excited to bring you the talents of Fagiolini. Pronounced Ee far-joe-LEE-nee ('the...

Read more | Show on map

Australian World Orchestra conducted by Simon Rattle

Australian World Orchestra conducted by Simon Rattle

1 Aug 2015

Southbank

In July and August 2015, the Australian World Orchestra (AWO) returns to Australia under the baton of charismatic Chief Conductor of the Berlin...

Read more | Show on map

Damien Leith The Parting Glass - An Irish Journey

Damien Leith The Parting Glass - An Irish Journey

1 Aug 2015

Wangaratta

From $48.90 - $48.90

After its roaring success at The Adelaide Cabaret Festival and at previews in Sydney and Melbourne, Damien Leith brings his show 'The Parting Glass -...

Read more | Show on map

Triple Baroque

Triple Baroque

2 Aug 2015

Southbank

Melbourne Chamber Orchestra brings to life the vivacious spirit of the Baroque in a spectacular musical program spanning five centuries. The program...

Read more | Show on map

Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Musicke's Miscellanie

Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - Musicke's Miscellanie

2 Aug 2015

Brighton

The Early Arts Guild of Victoria nurtures medieval, renaissance and baroque arts around Victoria and beyond working closely with the Early Music...

Read more | Show on map

Evan Hopkins Classical Guitarist - Live Music Sundays

Evan Hopkins Classical Guitarist - Live Music Sundays

2 Aug 2015

Frankston

Live Music Sundays Presents Evan Hopkins at the Frankston Library. Performing an array of music from Russia's Nikita Koshkin to Australia's own Nigel...

Read more | Show on map

Simon Trpčeski

Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1

7 - 10 Aug 2015

Melbourne

From $32 - $32

The very epitome of Romantic music, Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 is one of the most beloved concertos in the history of the modern keyboard....

Read more | Show on map

Supersense - Festival of the Ecstatic

Supersense - Festival of the Ecstatic

7 - 9 Aug 2015

Southbank

Supersense is a cutting-edge new festival that marries the renegade with the classic. It's a hypersensory journey for the curious and the bold, that...

Read more | Show on map

Mark Seymour & The Undertow

Mark Seymour & The Undertow

7 Aug 2015

St Kilda

As the frontman for one of Australia's most seminal bands, the mighty Hunters & Collectors, Mark Seymour is one of Australia's most gifted and...

Read more | Show on map

Resonance Music Series - Bayside Chamber Orchestra - Program 2

Resonance Music Series - Bayside Chamber Orchestra - Program 2

9 Aug 2015

Beaumaris

Bayside Chamber Orchestra is a newly formed classical ensemble performing familiar and lesser known chamber and orchestral works. The group is...

Read more | Show on map

Theresa Yu - Steinway D

Theresa Yu - Steinway D

9 Aug 2015

Melbourne

Come and hear promising young pianist, Theresa Yu, on the Steinway D at Ruby's Music Room. Theresa has performed at venues such as the Sydney Opera...

Read more | Show on map

Melbourne Youth Music – Virtuosity Final

Melbourne Youth Music – Virtuosity Final

9 Aug 2015

Melbourne

Virtuosity is a concerto soloist program offering future soloists the chance to learn from the best, playing their solo piece with a full-sized...

Read more | Show on map

Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Grimethorpe Colliery Band

11 Aug 2015

Southbank

Record breaking 16-time winner of the UK Brass in Concert Championships, Grimethorpe Colliery Band is returning to Australia under the direction of...

Read more | Show on map

Casey Bennetto's Winter Sets

Casey Bennetto's Winter Sets

9 Jul 2015, 13 Aug 2015

Carlton

After a terrific season of Summer Sets with stellar performances by Eddie Perfect, Emma Heeney and Rebecca Barnard, Casey Bennetto returns with more...

Read more | Show on map

Venues

Videos

Melbourne jazz (1:00)

See more videos


Top