Quartets at Sunset

Principal Aurora Players perform Haydn’s glittering String Quartet no. 49, kicking off their tour in Australia.


To open its residency at the Melbourne Festival, Aurora collaborates with tenor Allan Clayton to present a unique and haunting ‘orchestral theatre’ performance built around Britten’s Nocturne.


Aurora is joined by Australia’s finest young musicians for a side-by-side performance under conductor Nicholas Collon, marking the climax of an intensive week-long collaboration.

Road Trip

Singer-songwriter Katie Noonan joins Aurora Orchestra as special guest for an eclectic journey in the sublime company of Aaron Copland, John Adams, and Samuel Barber.

Oxford Lieder Festival

Aurora Orchestra returns to the Oxford Lieder Festival with a fascinating and varied programme.


Aurora Orchestra launches a new residency at St Mary’s Ashford with a collaborative performance featuring Manu Delago, known worldwide for his work with Icelandic superstar Björk.


Aurora’s percussion section teams up with musicians from the Royal College of Music to give a performance of Michael Gordon’s hypnotic concert-length work Timber.

The Mozart Odyssey

Principal players of Aurora Orchestra return to Wigmore Hall to perform Mozart’s Quintet in E flat for piano and winds.