Musica Viva Australia has announced their first national tour for 2024, Long Lost Loves (and Grey Suede Gloves). Celebrating the the songs of Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer William Bolcom. 

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Season 2024

Musica Viva Australia has unveiled their 2024 Concert program featuring a unique blend of tradition and innovation, as they rethink the concert experience in ways never previously imagined.

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MICMC 2023

Musica Viva Australia has announced Affinity Quartet as the winner of the Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition 2023. Affinity Quartet, formed in Melbourne, has  been awarded the Monash University Grand Prize ($30,000), the Robert Salzer Foundation String Quartet 1st Prize  ($30,000) and the Audience Prize for String Quartet ($8,000).

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Musica Viva Australia presents Chopin's Piano

Musica Viva Australia is thrilled to present Chopin’s Piano, a stunning fusion of chamber music and and theatrical performances honouring Frederick Chopin’s revolutionary 24 Preludes, as well as the history of a small, craftsman’s pianino.

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Musica Viva Australia Announces New FutureMakers Helen Svoboda and Katie Yap


Musica Viva Australia is pleased to announce new FutureMakers for 2023, double bassist, vocalist and composer Helen Svoboda and violist Katie Yap.

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Musica Viva Australia Presents The UK Premiere of A Winter’s Journey 

Musica Viva Australia presents A Winter’s Journey – an exciting intersection of music, storytelling and visual art – in London on Wednesday 7th December at the famed Barbican Centre after a successful Australian tour earlier this year.

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Musica Viva Australia Announces New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Musica Viva Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of Anne Frankenberg to the position of Chief Executive Officer, taking the reins from Hywel Sims, who has led the acclaimed chamber music company since 2018 and will depart the post to return to the USA.

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Musica Viva Australia brings the Z.E.N. Trio to Australia

Z.E.N. Trio

Z.E.N. Trio tour Australia for the first time ever in an eight-city national tour from 10th to 27th August.

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Musica Viva Australia 2022 Concert Season

Musica Viva Australia Announce 2022 Program

Musica Viva Australia has unveiled their 2022 program, featuring partnerships that span both the country and the world as they bring audiences back to concert halls around Australia to experience a diverse range of live music and the sheer astonishing joy of live performance.

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Amogus Trio announced winners of Strike A Chord

The Queensland group took out the Robert Salzer First Prize

Musica Viva Australia have announced Amogus Trio as the winners of Strike A Chord 2021. Hailing from Queensland, the ensemble has been awarded the Robert Salzer Prize, worth $5,000.

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Strike A Chord 2021

Finalists and First-Round Prize Winners Announced

Created in 2020 in celebration of Musica Viva's 75th anniversary, Strike A Chord is a chamber music competition open to all secondary students across Australia. With the aim of developing the skills of young musicians, the Competition provides an opportunity for students to explore their creativity and strengthen their ability to work collaboratively in an ensemble.

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Recorder virtuoso Genevieve Lacey and harp extraordinaire Marshall McGuire

Presented by Musica Viva Australia

One of the world’s leading recorder players, Genevieve Lacey, and one of Australia’s most sensational harpists, Marshall McGuire, will bring the unique combination of recorder and harp to stages across the country in Bower, from the 10th to 26th July.

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Three of Australia's brightest Chamber Music stars come together in June

Musica Viva Australia is pleased to present a very special national tour

Carefully curated by Musica Viva’s Artistic Director Paul Kildea, the trio features three extraordinarily talented soloists, brought together for the very first time to perform works by Mozart and Brahms.

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Expansion of Work in Regional Australia

New partnership projects made possible by the Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) Fund

The newly announced funding supports work in Mount Gambier (SA), Warrnambool/Port Fairy (VIC) and Mount Isa (QLD), increasing the number of musicians and artists employed, as well as the regional community level reach of the national organisation.

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