Cancelled: Evergreen Ensemble Relaxed Performance

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Concert Cancellation Notification

We regret to advise Evergreen Ensemble’s Relaxed Performance this Monday 16 March at 12pm has been cancelled.

Evergreen Ensemble and Melbourne Recital Centre cares deeply about the health and safety of its artists, audiences and employees. Evergreen Ensemble has made the decision to cancel their concert and the Centre respects and appreciates their decision in this difficult circumstance.

All ticket holders are entitled to a full refund via their original point of purchase. We are in the process of arranging refunds.

If you have any questions or concerns about this concert cancellation please contact our Ticketing Services team at

Enjoy a casual attitude to sound and movement

Melbourne Recital Centre’s series of Relaxed Performances provides the same exceptional artists in the best place to hear, with an environment particularly suitable for audience members with autism, learning disabilities or sensory sensitivities.

Evergreen Ensemble join us for this Relaxed Performance. Evergreen Ensemble bridges the gap between folk music and baroque music. Known for their virtuosic programs bringing together the best of Australia’s early music talent and folk icons, they weave stories back through time, rediscovering the sounds of folk melodies performed on period instruments. The ensemble has recorded three albums this year – the last two for ABC Classics – exploring early Scottish-Australian music manuscripts and collections.

Evergreen Ensemble takes you to the rugged coasts of Brittany where the Celtic harp has a long history accompanying song and where the bombard and fiddle have the power to get a crowd of 500 dancing. Fine examples of dance music from the royal courts of Versailles intertwine with folk songs and instrumental melodies from the French countryside.

Supported by The Calvert-Jones Foundation and The Samuel Nissen Charitable Foundation.

Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre

What to Expect

  • A 45-minute performance with no interval
  • Venue doors open throughout the performance
  • A quiet space in the Ground Floor Foyer
  • A social script to accompany the performance
  • Venue lighting on
  • A limit of only 70 seats for each show, with more room for aisles and exit pathways
  • A mixture of seats and cushions for guests


This production is part of the following series:

Relaxed Performances

Promoting a casual approach to sound and movement, the Centre’s series of Relaxed Performances provides the same exceptional artists in the best place to hear, with an environment specifically suited for audiences with sensory sensitivities.