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Discover concerts, gigs and live music in Sydney. The best events, attractions and things to do from the City of Sydney’s official event guide.

7th Instituto Bantu Fundraiser Party

7th Instituto Bantu Fundraiser Party

Fundraiser Party with 4 live bands playing Samba, Batucada and Forrò. All sales will go to Project Bantu Non for profit
Today 8pm to 11.55am
AlHiro live

AlHiro live

Live music by jazz duo AlHiro
Today 6pm to 8pm
Classical + Cuisine Dining at Beckett's Glebe

Classical + Cuisine Dining at Beckett's Glebe

Musical moments at Becketts Thursday through Saturday.
Today 6pm to 10pm
Gamelan classes

Gamelan classes

Play gongs, metallophones and drums that interlock to create mesmerising melodies and rhythms.
Today 1.30pm to 3pm
La Cueva – Latin Party

La Cueva – Latin Party

Sydney's biggest Latin night
Today 9pm to 5.30am
PACT Presents: The Changelings

PACT Presents: The Changelings

an existential coming-of-age quest about Christianity, bisexuality and becoming your mother.
Today 7.30pm to 8.30pm
Saturday Sound Meditation for Wellbeing

Saturday Sound Meditation for Wellbeing

Be bathed in sound waves to soothe your mind & nervous system and come back into more peaceful alignment with yourself.
Today 2.30pm to 3.30pm
Shakuhachi Soundbathing by Yyan Ng

Shakuhachi Soundbathing by Yyan Ng

Midwinter reverie with Shakuhachi soundbathing, performed by Yyan Ng.
Today 4pm to 5.30pm
Swedish Midsummer Party

Swedish Midsummer Party

Get ready to experience the magic of Swedish Midsummer in Sydney
Today 8pm to 3am
Sydney Eisteddfod Choral Championships

Sydney Eisteddfod Choral Championships

Sing your heart out at the Open Choral Championship and the Australasian Championship for Youth Choirs
Today 7pm to 8pm
Sydney Eisteddfod Choral Championships I Final

Sydney Eisteddfod Choral Championships I Final

Join us for a day of inspiration, experiencing the creativity of the performers and the magic of Sydney Eisteddfod
Today 7pm to 9.30pm
The Mozart Requiem

The Mozart Requiem

Pacific Opera Studio's young artists present this timeless classic...
Today 7pm to 9pm
The Odyssey: An A Cappella Journey

The Odyssey: An A Cappella Journey

Prepare to be tossed by waves, shanties, and chansons alike – pack your rations, embark, and say farewell to the shore.
Today 7pm to 8.30pm
Lucy does the divas live show

Lucy does the divas live show

Singer-songwriter Lucy Burke honours iconic divas and showcases her original compositions in 'Lucy Does the Divas.'
Tomorrow
Salut! Baroque present The Historian

Salut! Baroque present The Historian

Salut’s 2024 Concert Series pays tribute to our Musical Personalities
Tomorrow
Sonic Spaces at Hyde Park Barracks

Sonic Spaces at Hyde Park Barracks

Join us for an intimate series of music performances in one of the city’s most unique spaces
Tomorrow
Whiffenpoofs at Sydney Opera House

Whiffenpoofs at Sydney Opera House

Whiffenpoofs return to Sydney for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic and make their Sydney Opera House debut.
Tomorrow
Cardea Sundays

Cardea Sundays

See the weekend off with our Sunday Sessions, with a Live DJ Set, discounted drinks and great vibes.
Tomorrow
BYO instrument ensemble

BYO instrument ensemble

Develop your music skills and have fun in this weekly session for all ages
24 Jun 2024
Alexander Melnikov in Recital

Alexander Melnikov in Recital

Three romantic masterpieces performed by one of the world’s most admired pianists.
24 Jun 2024
Ukulele class

Ukulele class

Learn how to play the ukulele in this fun class for Mandarin and Cantonese speakers
24 Jun 2024
With One Voice community choir: Redfern

With One Voice community choir: Redfern

Come join our community choir! No prior experience required.
24 Jun 2024
Pyrmont Sings!

Pyrmont Sings!

A non-audition, community choir. New singers are always welcome
25 Jun 2024
Be your own boss - Business skills for creatives

Be your own boss - Business skills for creatives

Learn business basics, marketing skills and more in this free 8-week course
25 Jun 2024
Learn to read music and sing

Learn to read music and sing

No experience is needed to join this free singing and theory class
25 Jun 2024
3: Twenty Xzibit, D12 & Obie Trice Australian Tour

3: Twenty Xzibit, D12 & Obie Trice Australian Tour

The tour offers an extremely rare opportunity, as all three celebrate the 20th anniversary of their most loved albums.
25 Jun 2024
Lacey Cole at Thunderbolt Club

Lacey Cole at Thunderbolt Club

With Lacey Cole there's always a winding tale to be told and a catchy hook to hang your hat on.
25 Jun 2024
Tosca at Sydney Opera House

Tosca at Sydney Opera House

A thriller with sensational music, opera’s best villain, and an unforgettable ending.
25 Jun 2024
Power of voice with Carmella

Power of voice with Carmella

Develop vocal technique, care and preservation of the voice both in speech and in song with Grammy nominated singer Carmella Baynie
26 Jun 2024
Classic Contemporary – Grace Jones by The Shell House Band

Classic Contemporary – Grace Jones by The Shell House Band

The ninth edition of Shell House's signature musical moment, Classic Contemporary.
26 Jun 2024
Drumming

Drumming

Drumming with Bo - Beginner and Intermediate
26 Jun 2024
Jungle Party

Jungle Party

Gather your tribe, channel your inner animal and get ready for an unforgettable night!
26 Jun 2024
The Wellness Choir

The Wellness Choir

Let your voice be your guide on a journey of self-discovery and well-being.
26 Jun 2024
Ukulele with Lindy

Ukulele with Lindy

Strum your heart out - for beginners and intermediate.
26 Jun 2024
Handel’s Water Music

Handel’s Water Music

This concert, directed by the brilliant Erin Helyard, is a celebration of the spectacular.
27 Jun 2024
Jazz sessions in The Rocks

Jazz sessions in The Rocks

Unwind in style with the sweet, soulful sounds of Australian jazz
27 Jun 2024
Julian Kuo and David Allen at Claire's Petit Cabaret

Julian Kuo and David Allen at Claire's Petit Cabaret

Fresh from touring with Hamilton the Musical and Tones and I respectively, Julian and David present “Together”
27 Jun 2024
Trial night adult glee club

Trial night adult glee club

Sing your heart out, no auditions required, no experience needed, just a willingness to try on singing
27 Jun 2024
Sing: Body and Soul

Sing: Body and Soul

Learn how to sing in this fun class for all levels of experience
28 Jun 2024
How sweet it is

How sweet it is

Two hours of music by three of the greatest singer-songwriters of the '70s: Carole King, James Taylor and Linda Rnstadt
28 Jun 2024
Linc Jenkin at Claire's Petit Cabaret

Linc Jenkin at Claire's Petit Cabaret

Writer, dog groomer, singer and historical tap dancer Linc Jenkin look back at his life in Far North Queensland
28 Jun 2024
Peach Black Winter Festival

Peach Black Winter Festival

Celebrating women in music and the power of the arts
28 Jun 2024
Steve Clisby Live at Cardea

Steve Clisby Live at Cardea

Join us at Cardea for an unforgettable evening of soul and jazz!
28 Jun 2024
1 Million Women Festival of Solutions

1 Million Women Festival of Solutions

Celebrating 15 years of 1 Million Women with joy, music & optimism. It's all about the solutions for a thriving earth.
29 Jun 2024
Canada Day party

Canada Day party

Get ready to paint the town red and white on Saturday 29 June!
29 Jun 2024
Fireside

Fireside

Join us for an evening of lush choral delights to keep out the winter’s chill!
29 Jun 2024
Lisa Ono 35th Anniversary Concert

Lisa Ono 35th Anniversary Concert

Internationally renowned Japanese-Brazilian singer Lisa Ono returns to the Sydney Opera House
29 Jun 2024
Beethoven's Fifth | The Australian Haydn Ensemble

Beethoven's Fifth | The Australian Haydn Ensemble

Beethoven like never before – get up close and personal with the mighty Fifth Symphony.
30 Jun 2024
Opera in the Pub at The Union – "Heroes and Villains"

Opera in the Pub at The Union – "Heroes and Villains"

Opera in a pub? You heard right! Opera Bites brings best-loved opera hits to the relaxed atmosphere of your local pub.
30 Jun 2024
Opera in the Pub at The Harold – "Heroes and Villains"

Opera in the Pub at The Harold – "Heroes and Villains"

Opera... in a pub? You heard right! Opera Bites brings favourite opera hits to a great local pub.
2 Jul 2024
Il Trittico

Il Trittico

Three one-act operas offer gritty melodrama, intimate tragedy and surprising satire in one night
3 Jul 2024
Il Trittico at Sydney Opera House

Il Trittico at Sydney Opera House

Three short operas by one of opera’s greatest composers offer thrilling drama, personal crisis and sparkling comedy.
3 Jul 2024
MsK&BC: Chris Cody Quartet

MsK&BC: Chris Cody Quartet

Improvised jazz in an unusual setting
3 Jul 2024
Fire & Ice Greenwood Thursdays

Fire & Ice Greenwood Thursdays

Get ready for a night to remember with Greenwood Thursdays Fire & Ice Party
4 Jul 2024
Lapis

Lapis

Free gig at the Sappho Bar!
4 Jul 2024
Volume

Volume

Live music series at the Art Gallery of New South Wales
5 Jul 2024
Piano+ Place

Piano+ Place

Every Friday in July celebrated Australian musicians will perform in heritage Sydney locations
5 Jul 2024
Side Bar Fridays ft. Stace Cadet

Side Bar Fridays ft. Stace Cadet

With over 35mil streams under his belt, Stace Cadet's electrifying anthem 'Energy' skyrocketed to dance floor stardom.
5 Jul 2024
Soul dance with Taline

Soul dance with Taline

Join us for a freeform dance experience that will inspire you to shed your inhibitions, let go and express your soul.
5 Jul 2024
Traffic light party

Traffic light party

DJs will have the dancefloor jumpin’ while you mix and mingle, sip on delicious cocktails and feel the love all night.
6 Jul 2024
Aurora

Aurora

A luminous concert featuring the leading lights of contemporary choral music.
7 Jul 2024
Sydney organ festival

Sydney organ festival

Four days of events celebrating the Organ Music Society of Sydney including a masterclass with Olivier Latry, organist
7 Jul 2024
Sound Meditation for Wellbeing

Sound Meditation for Wellbeing

Be bathed in sound waves to soothe your mind & nervous system and come back into more peaceful alignment with yourself.
9 Jul 2024
Vox Canvas at Lazybones Lounge

Vox Canvas at Lazybones Lounge

A night of acapella singing by pan-pacific gold medalist barbershop group Vox Canvas and others - Marrickville
9 Jul 2024
Angels and Devils Party

Angels and Devils Party

Feeling naughty or nice? The choice is yours!
10 Jul 2024
BackStage Music presents Trace

BackStage Music presents Trace

Multi-sensory performance reflecting on ways of experiencing music from the perspectives of people with disabilities
12 Jul 2024
Oscar Badman

Oscar Badman

Free gig at the Sappho Bar!
12 Jul 2024
Bastille Day Party

Bastille Day Party

Join us at Side Bar for an electrifying Bastille Day celebration in the heart of Sydney!
13 Jul 2024
Buried In THeRaPy

Buried In THeRaPy

Free gig at the Sappho Bar
13 Jul 2024
Gospel Groove Workshop & Concert

Gospel Groove Workshop & Concert

A cappella singing workshop in the morning followed by an opportunity to perform the songs in a concert that afternoon
14 Jul 2024
Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship I Final

Sydney Eisteddfod Opera Scholarship I Final

Join us for a day of inspiration, experiencing the creativity of the performers and the magic of Sydney Eisteddfod
14 Jul 2024
Sydney Town Hall organ recitals

Sydney Town Hall organ recitals

Be enchanted by the magic of Sydney Town Hall's grand organ, at a free concert in the heart of the city
17 Jul 2024
Project X Party

Project X Party

We’re reinventing the cult classic Project X to bring you the house party to end all house parties!
17 Jul 2024
Darling Harbour's Winter Park

Darling Harbour's Winter Park

Get ready for an action packed 4 day festival filled with winter activities for the whole family at Winter Park!
18 Jul 2024
Winter Park Beats

Winter Park Beats

Get ready for a winter wonderland filled with live music that kids and grown-ups will both love.
18 Jul 2024
Doreen Manganini at Claire's petit Cbaret

Doreen Manganini at Claire's petit Cbaret

Celebrating 40 years in showbusiness and her birthday, a night not to be missed
19 Jul 2024
Esha Tewari

Esha Tewari

Free gig at the Sappho Bar
19 Jul 2024
Rodeo Night feat. Mechanical Bull

Rodeo Night feat. Mechanical Bull

Join us for Sydney’s biggest hoedown as we bring you our version of the Wild West!
19 Jul 2024
Mark Lucas

Mark Lucas

Free Australian roots music gig at the Sappho Bar
20 Jul 2024
Rachmaninoff’s Vespers

Rachmaninoff’s Vespers

Lie back on a yoga mat and immerse yourself in the sumptuous and captivating beauty of Rachmaninoff’s All-Night Vigil
20 Jul 2024
Sydney Eisteddfod Kawai Junior Piano Scholarship | Final

Sydney Eisteddfod Kawai Junior Piano Scholarship | Final

Join us for a day of inspiration, experiencing the creativity of the performers and the magic of Sydney Eisteddfod
20 Jul 2024
A-MUSE Project: Sydney Sesh Idol Live

A-MUSE Project: Sydney Sesh Idol Live

An energetic live show for any lover of Japanese pop / idol culture
22 Jul 2024
Emily Sun plays 'La Vie en Rose'

Emily Sun plays 'La Vie en Rose'

An intimate French recital by violinist Emily Sun and pianist Joseph Havlat
24 Jul 2024
Concert: James Morrison Quartet

Concert: James Morrison Quartet

Join some of the finest jazz players of our generation for a night you don’t want to miss.
27 Jul 2024
One Piece Music Symphony

One Piece Music Symphony

Celebrate the 25th anniversary of “One Piece" with a special orchestra concert – the One Piece Music Symphony
27 Jul 2024
Così Fan Tutte

Così Fan Tutte

Two men attempt to seduce the other’s lover to win a bet. Mozart’s sublime music makes this opera must-see.
1 Aug 2024
Light and Matter

Light and Matter

From mystical folktales to fading memories, Light and Matter responds to experiences beyond our physical world.
3 Aug 2024
'Lucy Does the Divas' Tour

'Lucy Does the Divas' Tour

Singer-songwriter Lucy Burke honours iconic divas and showcases her original compositions in 'Lucy Does the Divas.'
4 Aug 2024
Sister Act

Sister Act

Sydney, your prayers have been answered!
6 Aug 2024
Maxim Vengerov in Recital with Polina Osetinskaya

Maxim Vengerov in Recital with Polina Osetinskaya

Maxim Vengerov makes his long awaited return to Sydney with the sublime pianist Polina Osetinskaya.
10 Aug 2024
Online Orchestral Music (1900-Present) Course with SYO

Online Orchestral Music (1900-Present) Course with SYO

SYO's Digital Programs are open to all. Join us on a journey through music from the 20th and 21st century.
10 Aug 2024
Freddie De Tommaso: Il Tenore in Concert

Freddie De Tommaso: Il Tenore in Concert

One of the world’s most exciting tenors makes his Australian debut in two recital performances
11 Aug 2024
Sydney Eisteddfod Kawai Senior Piano Scholarship | Final

Sydney Eisteddfod Kawai Senior Piano Scholarship | Final

Join us for a day of inspiration, experiencing the creativity of the performers and the magic of Sydney Eisteddfod
16 Aug 2024
Voices of the Italian Baroque

Voices of the Italian Baroque

Sydney Philharmonia Choirs’ virtuoso Chamber Singers shine in a glorious program of Baroque choral music.
16 Aug 2024
Sydney Eisteddfod NSW Doctors Orchestra Scholarship Finals

Sydney Eisteddfod NSW Doctors Orchestra Scholarship Finals

Join us for a day of inspiration, experiencing the creativity of the performers and the magic of Sydney Eisteddfod
17 Aug 2024
Tony Williams at Claire's petit cabaret

Tony Williams at Claire's petit cabaret

Join Tony Williams in a night out with the Piano Legends.
23 Aug 2024
Sydney Eisteddfod Singer of the Year I Final

Sydney Eisteddfod Singer of the Year I Final

Join us for a day of inspiration, experiencing the creativity of the performers and the magic of Sydney Eisteddfod
24 Aug 2024
Concert: Marsala

Concert: Marsala

Travel around the world with Marsala – enjoy music from Cuba, Colombia, Brazil, Macedonia, Serbia, Spain & Zimbabwe
25 Aug 2024
Amaranthe (SWE) – Australia & New Zealand Tour

Amaranthe (SWE) – Australia & New Zealand Tour

Amaranthe are embarking on their first ever tour of Australia after having just released their new album The Catalyst.
30 Aug 2024
BackStage Music presents Hand Unmade

BackStage Music presents Hand Unmade

‘Multi-art essay’ combines musical performance with movement, stories, cooking, images, sound and more.
30 Aug 2024
Carousel - a concert

Carousel - a concert

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s CAROUSEL, one of the most beloved musicals of all time.
3 Sep 2024
J Balvin

J Balvin

Don't miss J Balvin live with special guest Sofi Tukker!
6 Sep 2024
Guinness & Oyster Festival | The Treehouse

Guinness & Oyster Festival | The Treehouse

The Treehouse in North Sydney are thrilled to announce the return of our Guinness and Oyster festival.
7 Sep 2024
Thirty Seconds To Mars

Thirty Seconds To Mars

Thirty Seconds to Mars announce monumental Seasons 2024 World Tour
14 Sep 2024
Concert: Tex Perkins and Matt Walker

Concert: Tex Perkins and Matt Walker

Tex reunites with respected musician, songwriter, producer and bandmate Matt Walker as a powerful duo.
15 Sep 2024
BackStage Music presents Big Noters – Cool Becoming Warm

BackStage Music presents Big Noters – Cool Becoming Warm

Big Noters NSW First Nations musicians will celebrate Ngoonungi with a night of ceremony.
18 Sep 2024
Modern Hits Made Vintage – Natalie Claire Jazz Band

Modern Hits Made Vintage – Natalie Claire Jazz Band

The best of today's music reimagined into the classic sounds of the legends of yesterday.
26 Sep 2024
Salut! Baroque presents The Networker

Salut! Baroque presents The Networker

Salut’s 2024 Concert Series pays tribute to our Musical Personalities
13 Oct 2024
Steel Panther – On The Prowl World Tour

Steel Panther – On The Prowl World Tour

California’s greatest export Steel Panther announce their 2024 Australian tour!
23 Oct 2024
Ode to Joy | Beethoven & Smyth

Ode to Joy | Beethoven & Smyth

The sisterhood meets the brotherhood in a concert of radical joy.
26 Oct 2024
Online Orchestral Music (1600-1900) Course with SYO

Online Orchestral Music (1600-1900) Course with SYO

Join an SYO Digital Program from anywhere in the world. Journey through music from the 17th, 18th and 19th century.
2 Nov 2024
Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody

Thomas Crane takes fans through the iconic hits of Queen
15 Nov 2024
Bill Bailey - Thoughtifier

Bill Bailey - Thoughtifier

The brilliant Bill Bailey is back with his new show, 'Thoughtifier'!
16 Nov 2024
Showstoppers | Rodgers & Hammerstein

Showstoppers | Rodgers & Hammerstein

Favourite moments the great Rodgers & Hammerstein musicals, including The Sound of Music, South Pacific & The King and I
16 Nov 2024
The songs of Elton & George

The songs of Elton & George

Anthony Callea & Tim Campbell live in concert, with John Foreman and The Australian Pops Orchestra
16 Nov 2024
James Blunt

James Blunt

James Blunt makes a most welcome return to world touring in 2024 in support of his new album Who We Used To Be.
23 Nov 2024
Online Orchestral Musicianship Essentials Course with SYO

Online Orchestral Musicianship Essentials Course with SYO

Explore the inner workings of 400 years of Orchestral Music - Join us from anywhere in the world.
27 Nov 2024
BackStage Music presents Stories of Water and Earth

BackStage Music presents Stories of Water and Earth

Arafura Music Collective and Ensemble Offspring collaborate presenting a new program from First Nations artists.
5 Dec 2024
Lenka Lichtenberg: Thieves of Dreams

Lenka Lichtenberg: Thieves of Dreams

Music, poetry and spoken word by the award-winning Canadian singer
5 Dec 2024
Handel’s Messiah

Handel’s Messiah

Christmas isn't Christmas without Sydney Philharmonia Choirs' performances of Messiah. Hallelujah!
13 Dec 2024