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Press Release: Canned Heat

Canned Heat drummer Adolfo ‘Fito’ de la Parra estimates he’s been to Australia about 15 times over the past 45 years. Fito has been here so often he jokes, that he’s probably seen more of Australia than most Au…

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News: Summer Box Office Hours

Melbourne Recital Centre closes for the December holidays at 4pm Friday 22 December, reopening on Tuesday 2 January. When we reopen on Tuesday 2 January, our onsite box office and phone line will open from 10am and …

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News: Accelerando 2017

Family and friends of the 11 students in the Centre’s 2017 Accelerando mentoring program recently came together to celebrate the students’ learning in a concert that featured solo and ensemble performances, reflect…

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News: Merlyn Myer Music Commission

In April 2017, the second annual Merlyn Myer Music Commission was awarded to stunning jazz pianist and composer Andrea Keller. Initiated by the Merlyn Myer Fund and co-developed by Melbourne Recital Centre, the commi…

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Press Release: Rebetiko

2018 Rebetiko Festival In a takeover of Melbourne Recital Centre, Rebetiko Festival brings the Greek music of ‘rebetiko’ to Melbourne. Starting from 3pm on Saturday 10 March, Rebetiko Festival will pay homage to …

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