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Mozart's Monster Mash

Come and hear Dunedin's talented musicians perform a magnificent feast of some of Mozart's most popular music at the Dunedin Town Hall. The DSO, along with City Choir Dunedin, will be joined by musicians and singers of all ages and skill levels who love Mozart, and who are keen to be part of our glorious community play-in concert – ‘Mozart’s Monster Mash’.

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Crouching Tiger

Based on his Oscar-winning score for Ang Lee's film, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Chinese-American composer Dun's Concerto was originally written for cellist Yo-Yo Ma, and continues Dun's exploration of the meeting of East and West cultures, conjuring up exotic landscapes.

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Packed with thrilling drama and exquisitely lyrical writing, Rachmaninov’s 'Rhapsody', is a tour de force.

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Amalia Plays Mendelssohn

 Amalia Hall is acclaimed for her ability to move audiences with her ‘sumptuous and sweet tone, inherent musicality and natural facility’, so her performance of Mendelssohn’s concerto is bound to be captivating.

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Live orchestral music for the people of Ōtepoti Dunedin, Otago and Southland

Welcome to the DSO! Since 1966, Dunedin’s only professional orchestra has been a key contributor to local and regional cultural vibrancy. It presents its audiences and communities with a wide variety of orchestral masterpieces performed by top international and New Zealand conductors and soloists, as well as a comprehensive range of educational and outreach programmes.

What’s On

We are delighted to share details of the DSO’s 2022 concerts and activities. The power of live orchestral music to entertain and engage with a diverse range of people has been especially evident in our recent uncertain times. This ability of live music to connect people and contribute to society’s well-being has underpinned the selection of our outstanding 2022 conductors and soloists, and of the repertoire to entertain and inspire you - our audience.

Mozart's Monster Mash



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Latest News & Reviews

News - 30 Jun 2022

A return to the takiwa

The world’s first taonga pūoro concerto will be performed in Dunedin on Saturday as part of the Dunedin Symphony Orchestra’s celebration of Matariki. Rebecca Fox talks to conductor Marc Taddei and vocalist and taonga pūoro player Ariana Tikao about the importance of the occasion.

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News - 30 Jun 2022

Collaborative DSO Matariki concert breaks new ground

The world’s first taonga pūoro (traditional Māori instruments) concerto and a world premiere by a Dunedin composer will make the Dunedin Symphony Orchestra’s contribution to the city’s Puaka Matariki festival a very special celebration.

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Review - 12 Jun 2022

Concert joyful, energetic

The joy of coming together was palpable among the large audience at Sunday's Bach & Beyond matinee concert.

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News - 09 Jun 2022

Percussionist takes baton

The last time Brent Stewart performed with the Dunedin Symphony Orchestra he was the fill-in percussionist. This time he will step on to the stage as the orchestra’s conductor. He tells Rebecca Fox about his many passions.

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