In Concert - Secondary Choral Festival

A dazzling choral and instrumental music showcase featuring Australia’s premier Public Schools Music Ensembles and the Combined Secondary Schools Choir at the beautiful Sydney Town Hall.

How to apply

Applications for 2017 have now closed. For late applications, please email Elizabeth Scott.

Dates for 2017

Teachers Workshop - Wednesday 15 February

Sydney Metropolitan Schools Combined Rehearsal 1 - Tuesday 28 February OR Wednesday 1 March

Sydney Metropolitan Schools Combined Rehearsal 2 - Monday 1 May OR Tuesday 2 May

Performance dates - Monday 15 May or Tuesday 16 May

The participation fee for "In Concert" is $35.00 per student (incl. GST).

As part of The Arts Unit's support of the Department of Education's Rural and Remote Education blueprint for action, we are excited to be able to offer a Participation Subsidy of $20 to students from rural and remote schools to participate in In Concert.

Please note: If interest exceeds available funds, allocation of the Participation Subsidy will be prioritised based on remoteness. Subsidies will be confirmed with acceptance notification.


Buy tickets online here  or call the box office on 02 8256 2222

For information concerning the 2017 Secondary Choral Concert please contact Elizabeth Scott, Music Performance Projects Officer at The Arts Unit, on 8512 1187 or email

Enjoy watching Dies Irae by Mozart from the 2013 In Concert.

Dies Irae - In Concert 2013 from The Arts Unit on Vimeo.