Established in 1969, Orchestra Victoria is a specialised Ballet and Opera orchestra. As the proud performance partner of The Australian Ballet, Opera Australia and Victorian Opera it is one of Australia’s busiest and most respected orchestras. In addition to performing in the pit, the orchestra plays on the concert platform throughout metropolitan and regional Victoria and is very active in music education. Delivering up to 200 performances each year, Orchestra Victoria’s versatility and breadth of repertoire makes it unique among Australia’s professional orchestras.
Orchestra Victoria became a wholly owned subsidiary of The Australian Ballet on 1 July 2014 and the synergies between music and dance are proving to be a successful partnership. Orchestra Victoria is #pitandproud