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Welcome to Melbourne, Australia's music capital. From rock, folk, blues and indie to classical, jazz and world music, Melbourne is a city alive with noise. Catch the latest bands and solo performers at clubs and pubs across the city, share a drink and moody tunes at one of the numerous jazz clubs, or take it up a notch at arenas and concert halls playing host big ticket acts. With countless gigs on every night of the week, check the local papers, websites and gig guides to find out what's happening near you.

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Hard Core on the Fly

7 - 28 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Australia's premier large ensemble for improvising musicians, the Australian Art Orchestra, has undertaken an extraordinary array of projects since...

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Rolling Thunder Vietnam

22 - 23 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Rolling Thunder Vietnam unites personal stories of young Vietnam War soldiers with classic songs of the era. This moving concert drama draws...

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Marina Prior: SONGBIRD, Live In Concert

23 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Marina Prior is renowned for thrilling audiences across the country and is highly regarded as Australia's leading lady of the theatre stage. As a...

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James Morrison and His Big Band

23 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Step back in time for a toe-tapping, finger-snapping musical treat with international trumpet maestro James Morrison and his Big Band as they bring...

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Two Sopranos and a Pianist

23 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Enjoy a unique recital by sopranos Christine Kattner (Germany) and Maria Cristina Keightey (Melbourne), accompanied by Timothy Young, one of...

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A Secret Place

23 Aug - 27 Dec 2014

Melbourne

If you fancy a 1950s New York vibe on your Saturday night, complete with romantic and spirited jazz, ice-cold cocktails and even a cigar room, you...

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Unplugged Live: Portrait of an Artist – Jae Laffer

24 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Throughout winter, NGV is hosting a series of music and conversations set amongst the classics of the 19th- and 20th-century Australian art...

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Unplugged Live: Portrait of an Artist – Jae Laffer

24 Aug 2014

Melbourne

Throughout winter, NGV is hosting a series of music and conversations set amongst the classics of the 19th- and 20th-century Australian art...

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Tognetti & Osborne

Australian Chamber Orchestra Presents Tognetti in Recital

25 Aug 2014

Southbank

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At Hamer Hall; pianist Steven Osborne's recent concerts with the Australian Chamber Orchestra were hailed as the most thrilling musical memory of the...

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Musica Viva presents Imogen Cooper

26 - 30 Aug 2014

Southbank

At the Melbourne Recital Centre; one of the greatest pianists of her generation, Imogen Cooper makes an overdue and welcome return to Australia for...

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