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Don't miss Young Performer of the Year and Commonwealth Musician of the Year Emily Sun as she returns to Melbourne for a special performance!

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A celebrated regular in Concert Halls across Europe and Asia, it isn’t often that we get a chance to see acclaimed violinist Emily Sun perform in Australia. Fortuitously, you have a chance to see her perform at a free concert with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra on 5 February. The MSO is raising funds for Bushfire Relief in partnership with the Australian Red Cross at the Sidney Myer Bowl in February.

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YPA has a long and venerable history as Australia's premier national competition.

The list of its major prize winners is testament to its success in promoting and nurturing many of the finest musicians in this country who have made an incalculable contribution to our cultural life for over seven decades.

All live events are broadcast by ABC Classic, the broadcast and Media Partner of the ABC Young Performers Awards