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Ticket Information

Subscribe to all seven days of competition for the best seats, great savings and exclusive benefits.


Get the full competition experience with a Platinum subscription.
- premium seating at all 21 concerts
- delicious food and wine in the exclusive Guest Lounge
- free souvenir program
- preferred seating at a Q&A with Artistic Director, Wilma Smith, and special guests.

Price: Adult $750 (no concessions) 


Attend all competition sessions and save up to 30% on single ticket prices.

Seating is unreserved for the Heats and Semi-Finals and allocated A-reserve seating for the Grand Finals.

Price: Adult $590 / Concession $490*


All seating for the Heats and Semi-Finals is unreserved. The two Grand Final concerts have allocated seating in A and B reserve.

HEATS Adult $35, Concession & U30 $28 
SEMI-FINALS Adult $45, Concession & U30 $36 
SEMI-FINALS DAY PASS Adult $150, Concession & U30 $120 
GRAND FINALS A Res Adult $65, A Res Concession & U30 $55, B Res Adult $50 
GRAND FINALS DAY PASS A Res Adult $100, A Res Concession & U30 $80


Single tickets and day passes can be booked through Melbourne Recital Centre Box Office - 9699 3333 or in person. Tickets will also be available at the door from one hour before each concert, unless sold out.
Subcriptions can only be booked through Musica Viva Patron Services by calling 1800 688 482 (M-F 9am-5pm).
$15 Student Rush tickets can be purchased at the venue box office from one hour before each concert, unless sold out.


TOUR PACKAGE wth renaissance tours

Travelling from abroad or interstate? Renaissance Tours offers a relaxing way to attend the Melbourne International Chamber Music Competition. Between the recitals, spend a day exploring the vibrant city of Melbourne with its plethora of galleries, exhibitions and theatres.

In the company of Musica Viva CEO Mary Jo Capps, attend the exhilarating semi-final and grand finals of this high-calibre competition.

Renaissance Tours offer at a glance:

  • Premium category seats to the semi-finals and grand finals at the Australian National Academy of Music and the Melbourne Recital Centre
  • Enjoy a performance by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra conducted by Simone Young and featuring internationally-renowned German violinist Kolja Blacher
  • Enrich your experience of the Competition with the insights of Mary Jo Capps, CEO of Musica Viva
  • Attend an enlightening panel discussion including contestants, judges and other music experts
  • Accomodation at Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Southbank
  • Return coach transfers to the Australian National Academy of Music


Thursday 5 July - Arrive in Melbourne
Friday 6 July - Melbourne
Saturday 7 July - Melbourne
Sunday 8 July - Melbourne
Monday 9 July - Depart Melbourne

For detailed information, call 1300 727 095 (AU) or visit Renaissance Tours