Richard Tognetti

Australian violinist, conductor and composer, Richard Tognetti has established an international reputation for his compelling performances and artistic individualism. His numerous arrangements and compositions have expanded the chamber orchestra repertoire and been performed throughout the world, and his recordings of Bach’s solo violin repertoire for ABC Classics were acclaimed with three consecutive ARIA awards. Richard has collaborated with colleagues from across various art forms and artistic styles, including Joseph Tawadros, Dawn Upshaw, Jack Thompson, Katie Noonan, Neil Finn, Bill Henson and Michael Leunig.