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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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The Healing Power of Parsley

The Healing Power of Parsley

1 Aug 2015, 5 Sep 2015, 3 Oct 2015

Melbourne

The Healing Power of Parsley features Christopher Gordon, Craig Mattingley and guests exploring a dialogue between swing and free improvisation,...

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Songs of the Home Front

Songs of the Home Front

7 Oct 2015

Southbank

Throughout World War I, music was a prominent feature on the home front and Christian liturgical services. Most homes had a piano and at least one...

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ISM

ISM

17 Jul 2015, 14 Aug 2015, 11 Sep 2015, 16 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Born out of a love for contemporary jazz, ISM's quirky compositions range from minimalist soundscapes to wild frenzies. Predominantly influenced by...

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LIOR

Lior 10th Anniversary Tour

16 Oct 2015

Melbourne

In celebration of the 10 year anniversary since the release of his acclaimed debut album - "Autumn Flow" - renowned Australian singer songwriter Lior...

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Musica Viva presents Modigliani Quartet

Musica Viva presents Modigliani Quartet

13 Oct 2015, 17 Oct 2015

Southbank

Since their first Australian tour, the Modigliani Quartet have gone from strength to strength, and now look well placed to assume the mantle of the...

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Darebin Music Feast

Darebin Music Feast 2015

23 Oct - 1 Nov 2015

Northcote

Darebin Music Feast 2015 features 100 events, in more than ten venues, over ten days across Darebin! Darebin Music Feast showcases and celebrates...

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Fleet Beat Yacht Party

Fleet Beat Yacht Party

31 Oct 2015

Docklands

Join Stefador and the city's finest DJs for a manic night on board one of Melbourne's best party boats. Featuring ultra-violet lighting, free...

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Classics at Fed Square

Classics at Fed Square

3 Aug 2015, 7 Sep 2015, 5 Oct 2015, 2 Nov 2015

Melbourne

Enjoy your favourite music all year round with Classics at Fed Square. Held in the stunning surrounds of the Deakin Edge, these free monthly concerts...

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Resonance Music Series - Bayside Chamber Orchestra - Program 3

Resonance Music Series - Bayside Chamber Orchestra - Program 3

9 Aug 2015, 15 Nov 2015

Brighton

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

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Coffee Concert with Dean, Emmerson and Dean

Coffee Concert with Dean, Emmerson and Dean

17 Nov 2015

Southbank

Brothers Brett and Paul Dean join their long-time friend and colleague Stephen Emmerson for a concert of virtuosic proportions. Fittingly, the...

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Great Performers Concert Series

8 Jul 2015, 10 Aug 2015, 2 Sep 2015, 18 Nov 2015

Southbank

Superb musicians, striking clarity and the gorgeous surroundings of the Elisabeth Murdoch Hall - Melbourne Recital Centre's signature international...

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A Little Night Music

A Little Night Music

20 Nov 2015

Melbourne

Melbourne Chamber Orchestra Virtuosi presents an array of delicious night-themed music. This program features stunning Tchaikovsky andantes for cello...

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Musica Viva presents the Eggner Trio

Musica Viva presents the Eggner Trio

10 Nov 2015, 21 Nov 2015

Southbank

There is a special connectedness that lights up the stage when the Eggner brothers perform. The almost telepathic powers of any good chamber ensemble...

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Zelman Symphony Orchestra Concert-Russian Dance

22 Nov 2015

Melbourne

Join Melbourne's oldest amateur orchestra, Zelman Symphony in a one hour free concert, Zelman Symphony Orchestra Concert-Russian Dance, featuring...

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Basically Beethoven '2'

Basically Beethoven '2'

25 Nov 2015

Melbourne

Thriving in a festival-like atmosphere, Selby and Friends concerts create a strong and intimate connection with the audience, allowing the performers...

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Tango Mundo

Tango Mundo

25 Jul 2015, 29 Aug 2015, 12 Sep 2015, 31 Oct 2015

Melbourne

Tango Mundo celebrates the sublime music traditions of the porteño districts of Argentina and Uruguay. Inspired by the glorious and tragic tango...

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Immortal Horns

Immortal Horns

7 Aug 2015, 4 Sep 2015, 9 Oct 2015, 6 Nov 2015

Melbourne

The high-energy Immortal Horns have stormed the Melbourne music scene with their gut-busting brass sound. Originally conceived as a busking group,...

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Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - With Ox and Ass Beside Him

Resonance Music Series - Early Arts Guild of Victoria - With Ox and Ass Beside Him

6 Dec 2015

Brighton

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

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Christmas Carols

Christmas Carols

12 - 13 Dec 2015

Southbank

The inimitable Bramwell Tovey joins the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra as conductor, pianist and host in this celebration of the great musical...

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