Selby & Friends' 2020 Season showcases a spectacular line-up of established, seasoned professionals and brilliant young Australian rising stars in programs at once stimulating, intimate, thrilling and uplifting.
With consistent rave reviews from audiences and critics alike, and broadcasts on both the ABC Classic FM network and the MBS network, our joyous, intimate concerts continue to be treasured by our listeners, whether they are hearing Selby & Friends for the first time or are loyal subscribers who have attended our concerts for many years.
Having presented many stunning and engaging artists over the years, Selby & Friends is delighted to welcome back brilliant Australian solo violinists Natalie Chee, Grace Clifford and Vesa-Matti Leppänen with favourite charismatic cellists, ACO Principal Timo-Veikko Valve, SSO Principal Umberto Clerici, Clancy Newman & Julian Smiles. New to Selby & Friends in 2020 are five extraordinary rising stars already making international careers - soprano Alexandra Flood, London Philharmonic Principal Clarinetist Ben Mellefont, Flanders Principal Horn Nick Mooney and violin virtuosos Emily Sun and Harry Ward as part of our program to foster the talents of young artists on their professional journey.
This season is filled with song, tempest, exquisite torment and breathtaking melody.