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Maruki Community Orchestra

A bunch of Canberra people making beautiful music together...

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Upcoming concerts

Maruki Community Orchestra's next concert, Summer magic, will be held on Sunday 4 December 2022

$25/$20, U12 free. Family and group discounts available.
Sunday 4 December 2022, 3–5pm, Albert Hall, Commonwealth Ave.

The Magic Flute Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Hymne à Sainte Cécile by Charles Gounod featuring violin soloist Peter Ellis
Symphony No. 103 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major 'Eroica' by Ludwig van Beethoven

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Please purchase online in advance if possible, ticket sales at the door will be limited. Please do not attend if you are unwell, we are happy to arrange a refund if you are affected by COVID-19.

There will be no afternoon tea at interval. Please bring your own refreshments.

If you are interested in joining our "Friends of Maruki Community Orchestra" email list to receive details of forthcoming concerts, please send an email to [email protected]. You can opt out of receiving emails at any time.

The Maruki Community Orchestra (MCO) is an innovative community symphony orchestra devoted to all musicians in Canberra region - regardless of age, experience and skill level, who have strong interests in playing classical musical instruments in an orchestra environment and who wish to develop their skills and express their musicality.

MCO enables its players to achieve successes not otherwise possible in a positive, encouraging environment. We also develop these talents by playing in ensembles and smaller chamber orchestras - which extends well into the community's requirements for smaller orchestras able to play in smaller community performance spaces - at festivals, in special places such as homes for the aged, and at events at our national institutions.

Above all we are a community of enthusiastic musicians who not only enjoy exploring beautiful music, but also each other's company. To this end our rehearsal afternoon teas and musical soirées are legendary!

MCO is a very special community music project.

Please explore this website to find out more.

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