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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 will be on Sunday 26 June 2022

$25/$20, U12 free. Family and group discounts available.
Sunday 26 June, 3–5pm, Albert Hall, Commonwealth Ave.

Tickets will be sold online here.

Please purchase online in advance to help us meet our obligations under COVID-19 rules. Do not attend if you are unwell.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions 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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