In light of continued recommendations from the Australian Government Department of Health and Public Health Services Tasmania concerning the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, theTasmanian Symphony Orchestra will continue its suspension of all public performances until July 11.
The concerts now cancelled are:
HÅKAN HARDENBERGER IN CONCERT (23 April Hobart, 24 April Launceston)
TSO LIVE SESSSIONS (2 May, Hobart)
TSO LIVE SESSSIONS (8 May, Launceston)
TCHAIKOVSKY’S FOURTH (15 May, Hobart)
THE ART OF MOZART (21 May, Launceston, 23 May, Hobart)
THE LITTLE GECKO (3 & 4 June, Hobart)
MINI TSO (6 & 13 June, Hobart)
TRPČESKI PLAYS TCHAIKOVSKY (3 July, Hobart)
LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS (9 July, Hobart, 11 July, Launceston)
The TSO will continue to work with the Department of Health during the coming weeks to make a further decision about the remainder of the 2020 concert season and will make further announcements on future plans in due course.
The TSO said:
‘Whilst we are not performing live concerts, the TSO is working hard to present #TSODailyDose each day at 8am on ourYouTube Channel. Keep connected to us via a regular stream of 100% free TSO content including full concert performances, Q&A, behind the scenes footage, archival material, classic recordings and profiles of our musicians – designed to brighten your day and lift your spirits via a daily dose of the accumulated talent that lies within our ranks.’
‘We are committed to supporting and sustaining the Tasmanian community during this challenging time and we thank you for your loyalty, support and understanding. Please continue to stay safe and well, and we look forward to performing for you live onstage again soon.’
The TSO Box Office remains open daily between 10am and 4pm and can be contacted on 1800 001 190.