Music & Ballet Tours

Experience the most beautiful and awe-inspiring music and dance performances in some of the world’s greatest venues in Europe, America and Australia. Our music and ballet itineraries and tours present you with a superb program of ballet, orchestral, chamber, classical and solo music performances featuring the world’s leading musicians and dancers.

Romanian Rhapsody

The George Enescu Festival

with Mairi Nicolson

30 August – 11 September 2019 (13 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Art, Music and Wine in the South of France

Including five nights on the Rhone River from Arles to Lyon

with Wendy Sharpe & Bernard Ollis, Christopher Lawrence & Peter Bourne

11–21 September 2019 (11 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE** Music program now available.

Treasures of Transylvania

Transylvania, Romania

with Renaissance Tours

11–18 September 2019 (8 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE** Designed as an optional post-tour to Romanian Rhapsody (30 August – 11 September 2019)

Romanian Rhapsody

The George Enescu Festival

with Mairi Nicolson

11–23 September 2019 (13 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Treasures of Transylvania

Transylvania, Romania

with Renaissance Tours

23–30 September 2019 (8 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE** Designed as an optional post-tour to Romanian Rhapsody (11–23 September 2019)

Opera, Music and Art in Wellington

New Zealand Opera, World of WearableArt (WOW), galleries and wineries

with Claudia Chan Shaw

02–06 October 2019 (5 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival

Music, Gardens, Food and Wine in Northern Tasmania

with Christopher Lawrence

24–28 October 2019 (5 days)

**LIMITED AVAILABILITY**

European Winter Music Festivals

The Valletta International Baroque Festival, Mozart Week Salzburg and opera in Vienna

with Marshall McGuire

20 January – 02 February 2020 (14 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

The Renaissance Tours Beethoven Festival

with Christopher Lawrence

07–10 February 2020 (4 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Adelaide Festival 2020

Adelaide, South Australia

with Mairi Nicolson

03–08 March 2020 (6 days)

Join us for the 60th anniversary of the Adelaide Festival in 2020 for performances by world-leading artists and ensembles, including Mozart’s epic Requiem.

Mariinsky Ballet Festival

St Petersburg, Russia

with Donna Cusack

18–30 March 2020 (13 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

2020 Canberra International Music Festival

Canberra, A.C.T.

with Genevieve Jacobs

01–05 May 2020 (5 days)

Spend five glorious days at the Canberra International Music Festival, under the motto of ‘Giving Voice’: a universal message of hope from legendary composer Ludwig…

Rhine Art and Music Cruise

Amsterdam to Basel on the MS Amadeus Silver III

with Christopher Lawrence & Thomas Abbott

06–13 May 2020 (8 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Scandinavian Serenade

Opera and music in Copenhagen, Oslo, Stockholm and Hamburg

with Mary Jo Capps

19 May – 01 June 2020 (14 days)

**OPEN FOR SALE**

Music in the Mountains

The Verbier, Bregenz and Tirolean Festivals

with Christopher Lawrence

16–27 July 2020 (12 days)

Experience breathtaking music and scenery at the best of Europe’s summer music festivals in Switzerland and Austria, surrounded by pristine alpine beauty.

The 2020 Sydney International Piano Competition

Finals at the Sydney Town Hall

with Marshall McGuire

21–26 July 2020 (6 days)

Attend the exhilarating final week of Australia’s foremost piano competition, witnessing performances by some of the world’s finest up-and-coming pianists under the artistic direction of…

Australian Festival of Chamber Music

Townsville

with Mary Jo Capps

31 July – 04 August 2020 (5 days)

Enjoy the internationally-acclaimed 30th annual Australian Festival of Chamber Music in picturesque Townsville, featuring some of Australia and the world’s finest musicians.

Opera and Music in Eastern Europe

Prague, Budapest and the Janáček Festival

with Scott Curry

September / October 2020 (14 days)

Be captivated by fine opera and music at the Czech Republic’s foremost music festivals in the modernist cultural hub of Brno, together with performances in…

The 18th International Chopin Piano Competition

Warsaw

with Phillip Sametz

13–23 October 2020 (11 days)

Save the date and prepare for our exclusive tour to the 18th International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw in October 2020 with music specialist Phillip Sametz.

Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival

Music, Gardens, Food and Wine in Northern Tasmania

with Christopher Lawrence

22–26 October 2020 (5 days)

Enjoy exquisite chamber music in the picturesque surrounds of heritage churches, manor houses and rolling hills at the annual Tasmanian Chamber Music Festival.

ASQ Weekend of Music

Margaret River

with Alan Dodge

29 October – 02 November 2020 (5 Days)

Enjoy a weekend of chamber music at its very finest, performed in the picturesque vineyards of Western Australia’s Margaret River.

Two Bites of the Big Apple

Theatre and Art in New York

with Jonathan Biggins & Brian Ladd

December 2020 (12 days)

Revel in the New York theatre and art scene in the colourful lead-up to Christmas in one of the world’s most dynamic and exciting metropolises.

Christmas Ballet Spectacular

Ballet Lovers’ Tour

with Andrew Wright

December 2020 (2 weeks)

Ballet lovers are in for a treat with a flurry of beautiful ballet performed by the world’s leading companies (and maybe even snow!) during Europe’s…