As an arts leader and great Australian orchestra, Queensland Symphony Orchestra is renowned for its high quality, breathtaking performances of both classical and modern compositions that engage audiences of diverse musical tastes, interests and ages.
The Orchestra plays a vital role in Queensland’s cultural community, educating; mentoring aspiring performers; touring regional centres; broadcasting and performing with the state, national and international ballet and opera companies.
Each year, Queensland Symphony Orchestra attracts the world’s best conductors and soloists as part of its acclaimed concert season, in addition to presenting unique blockbuster events.
Queensland Symphony Orchestra is passionate about commissioning innovative new programs and Australian works and continues to invest in collaborations, recordings and digital initiatives.
In 2017, Queensland Symphony Orchestra welcomed Alondra de la Parra as Music Director.
The Symphony Under the Stars event is presented by Gladstone Regional Council, in partnership with Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Australia Pacific LNG.