Festival of Instrumental Music

The Festival of Instrumental Music presents four concerts of diverse and challenging repertoire, as well as some specially commissioned works by Australian composers, at the Sydney Opera House.  

In 2019, four concerts will be presented in the Concert Hall of the Sydney Opera House.
 

Acacia Concert: Monday 29 July 2019, 7pm

Banksia Concert: Tuesday 30 July 2019, 7pm

Jacaranda Concert: Wednesday 31 July 2019, 7pm

Mimosa Concert: Thursday 1 August 2019, 7pm
 

Combined Recorders information on how to apply

Combined Strings information on how to apply

Applications close on Friday 14 December 2018.
 

Thank you to our sponsors, Teachers Mutual Bank and Yamaha, for their support of the Festival of Instrumental Music.                                                                    

Instrumental and Vocal Individual Items for the Festivals 

All primary and secondary schools are encouraged to submit outstanding music groups or soloists for inclusion in Music Festivals. The item(s) may be vocal or instrumental, small or large - e.g. a soloist, string quartet, concert band, percussion ensemble or vocal group. More information on how to apply to come.
 
APPLICATIONS FOR INSTRUMENTAL AND VOCAL ITEMS OPEN ON MONDAY 29 APRIL AND CLOSE ON FRIDAY 31 MAY 2019. 
 

Webinars 

For further information concerning the Festival of Instrumental Music please contact Ian Jefferson, Student Music Program Officer (K-8) at The Arts Unit, on 8512 1181 or email concerts.artsunit@det.nsw.edu.au

 

concert at the opera house