Don't miss our first concert of the year, it will be a Blockbuster - literally! Join us for an afternoon of music from Blockbuster Movies and Broadway Shows. The program includes themes from Star Wars, Mission Impossible, Lord of the Rings, to stage musical excerpts from Wicked, Chicago, and Westside Story, just to name a few. Proceeds from this concert will go to both Ashintosh Foundation and CHIRF. CHIRF is a Health Promotion Charity to support medical and allied services for the Mallacoota community which kept running even when it was isolated during the bushfires. Proceeds from this concert will replenish their clinics, and increase the much-needed services in the coming months of rebuilding.
Buy your tickets today, as we are expecting this one to be very popular!
It is QMO's 10th Anniversary this year. We have a very exciting program in store for you, so SAVE THE DATES for our upcoming concerts:
Tickets will go on sale 8 weeks prior to each concert via our website.
You can also get a season ticket (with VIP tickets to all concerts reserved for you), by joining QMO Friends. Subscription to 2020 QMO Friends Membership will close on 8th March, so get yours today. To find out about QMO Friends, visit our QMO Friends Page and sign-up today.
We look forward to seeing you this year at our concerts!
Our Chamber Music event this year will be on Sunday 20th October, starting 2pm. Again, this intimate concert will feature some of our most talented musician within the orchestra, performing in small ensembles, ranging from flute trios, string quartets, to wind quintets. We will be returning to the great acoustics of Ian Hanger Recital Hall, at the Conservatorium on Southbank. This will be an afternoon filled with some fantastic classic music, and quality performances. Proceeds from this event will go to Foundation Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics and the Ashintosh Foundation. Due to the size of the venue, tickets are limited, so don't forget to purchase your tickets today.
Our Virtuosis 2019 this year wlll feature some of our brilliant soloists performing a very challenging repertoire. The concert will be held on Sunday 30th June, starting at 2pm. There will be soloists from each of the section in our orchestra, showcasing our most talented members. There will be concertos from different era, and various ensembles perfoming with our orchestra. This is a concert not to be misssed, and will sell out fast. Please note that we will be performing at our new concert venue: Edmund Rice Performing Arts Centre in St Laurence's College, South Brisbane. Buy your tickets today, and bring your family and friends for an enjoyable afternoon of fantastic music, raising funds for our charities.
Our first QMO concert for 2019 is coming up next Sunday at 2pm (7th April) at St Peter's Lutheran College Performing Arts Centre. 'Bach to Brunnhilde' will feature both Queensland Medical Orchestra and Choir, presenting an afternoon of Germanic music spanning the centuries.. The program will include Wagner's 'Ride of the Valkyries', Bach's 'Brandenburg Concerto', Orf's 'Carmina Burana', Mozart's 'Marriage of Figaro Overture' and much much more. Don't miss this fantastic event, celebrating some of history's most amazing composers. Tickets are available online and at the door on the day. Proceeds will go to MND and Me, a charity that supports motor neuron disease suferers and their families in the community.