ACO Shorts: Pier 2/3 Sessions

ACO Shorts: Pier 2/3 Sessions

We invite you into The Neilson, our incredible performance space at our home at ACO Pier 2/3 in Sydney’s Walsh Bay Arts Precinct. The Neilson is a state-of-the-art concert hall with a beautiful wood-panelled auditorium and an outstanding acoustic design to suit a range of performances and ensembles.


ACO Shorts: Pier 2/3 Sessions
  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Polina Leschenko performs Chopin's Piano Concerto No.2

    Pianist Polina Leschenko joins Richard Tognetti and the Australian Chamber Orchestra, rehearsing the sublime second movement of Chopin's Piano Concerto No.2.

  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Dvořák's Serenade

    Dvořák's sublime piece is at the centre of the Australian Chamber Orchestra’s 2023 'Dvořák's Serenade', which is kept company on the program by Richard's new arrangement of Bartók's String Quartet No.5, Caroline Shaw's 'Entr’acte' and 'Meditation on the Old Czech Hymn “St Wenceslas”' by Josef Suk.

  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Mozart Symphony No.35 in D Major 'Haffner'

    Richard Tognetti directs the Australian Chamber Orchestra, and special guests from the Australian National Academy of Music (ANAM) and from around the world, in an excerpt from the first movement of Mozart's Symphony No.35 in D major, K.385 'Haffner'.

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  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Bruch Violin Concerto

    Virtuoso violinist Ilya Gringolts rehearses the third movement of Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, as we kick off our first national concert tour of 2023.

  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Dvořák's 'American' Quartet

    Artistic Director Richard Tognetti leads the Australian Chamber Orchestra rehearsing Dvořák's beautfully lyrical 'American' string quartet, arranged for string orchestra by Tognetti and performed as part of the Orchestra's 'The American' national concert tour in 2022.

  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Bach Double Concerto

    Artistic Director Richard Tognetti and ACO Principal Violin Helena Rathbone rehearse the 'Largo' from Bach's enduringly beloved Concerto for Two Violins at ACO Pier 2/3 in Sydney.

  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante

    Artistic Director Richard Tognetti and ACO Principal Viola Stefanie Farrands rehearse Mozart's sublime Sinfonia Concertante with the Orchestra at ACO Pier 2/3, Sydney.

  • Pier 2/3 Sessions: Bacewicz Concerto for String Orchestra

    Ilya Gringolts guest directs the Orchestra rehearsing Bacewicz's powerful Concerto for String Orchestra.