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Melbourne Symphony Orchestra
Umberto Clerici conductor

Go behind the scenes to explore the inner workings of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and discover what it takes to create the perfect performance.

This special behind-the-scenes learning opportunity is exclusively for secondary students who will witness the orchestra in full rehearsal flight under Umberto Clerici and have the opportunity to meet the conductor and MSO musicians.

Event length:
approximately 90 minutes

Please note:
rehearsals are at conductor discretion and therefore finishing times may vary.

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MSO Open Rehearsals are supported by Crown Resorts Foundation and Packer Family Foundation.

COVIDSafe Information

The MSO and the venues in which we perform will operate under government health and safety guidelines in place at the time of the event. We recommend ticket holders follow the Victorian Government’s “How to stay safe & well” advice:

  • Stay home if you have any COVID-19 symptoms
  • Wash your hands
  • Keep your distance – stay 1.5 metres away from people you don’t live with where possible
  • Wear a face mask

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