The Summer School Symphony Orchestra challenges advanced musicians with a program of exciting classical and contemporary repertoire under the direction of esteemed conductor, Warwick Stengaards.

Participants perform in a full-sized orchestra alongside some of the best young musicians in Victoria, and undergo an intensive program of sectional rehearsals led by the finest professional tutors drawn from the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra Victoria and the state’s leading tertiary music institutions.

Repertoire to include:

PROKOFIEV Romeo & Juliet: Suite No.2

GROFÉ Grand Canyon Suite

KOEHNE, Graeme Rhythmic Birds of the Antipodes

BATTERHAM, Andrew Ithaka: for orchestra


STANDARD – Advanced
AGE – 12 years +
INSTRUMENTS – Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, french horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, percussion, timpani, harp, violin, viola, cello, double bass