2017 Media Releases

Soaring Spirit: Tickets on sale now!

04 December 2017

Experience an extraordinary voyage of astounding music with the Willoughby Symphony’s 2018 Subscription Series, Soaring Spirit, featuring six concerts of beloved classics and innovative new music.


Led since 2001 by the highly esteemed Chief Conductor and Artistic Director, Dr Nicholas Milton AM, the Willoughby Symphony is renowned for their incredible aptitude across the entire symphonic repertoire, performing with galvanizing engagement and dynamism.

In addition to the Subscription Series, the Willoughby Symphony will also present two children’s concerts, Mini Maestros and Scotland the Brave, as well as the ever-popular Last Night of the Proms and beloved family concert The Magic of Christmas.

In 2018, the Willoughby Symphony welcomes award winning composer and pianist, Nigel Westlake as Composer-In-Residence. In addition to hearing several of his most intoxicating scores, a unique treat for families and children of all ages will be a special movie presentation of the iconic Australian film, Babe, with music performed live by the Willoughby Symphony under Westlake’s direction.

“The Willoughby Symphony has established itself as one of Australia’s most breathtaking orchestral jewels, with performances that encourage our spirits to soar through the ethereal magic of music,” said Dr Nicholas Milton AM. “Our 2018 Season will launch you into a symphonic orbit of masterworks, performed by our thrilling instrumentalists and a stellar line-up of guest soloists comprising of the most exciting musical talents working today,” he said.

Book your tickets now! Phone 8075 8111 or visit theconcourse.com.au

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