Melbourne Symphony Orchestra announces a 2022 Season packed with new beginnings, fresh programming and welcome returns.
Chief Conductor Jaime Martín, Xian Zhang, Benjamin Northey, Tan Dun,
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Sophie Rowell, Christian Li, Deborah Cheetham,
James Ehnes, Paul Grabowsky, Emma Donovan, Archie Roach, William Barton, Nodoka Okisawa, Meow Meow and more.
The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s Season 2022 program ushers in a bold era of orchestral music with new Chief Conductor Jaime Martín inviting audiences to take their seats for a season packed with exciting Australian composers and musicians, cross-cultural collaborations, and a vibrant program of classical and contemporary masters.
The 2022 season comprises more than 110 performances including six MSO commissions, five world premieres and two Australian premieres. The Season features an unprecedented eight female conductors/play-directors, 15 Australian composers and six First Nations artists.
The MSO will be joined by 20 international guest artists, among them South Korean pianist Yeol Eum Son (pictured below) making her Australian debut.