Richard Tognetti – Kioi Hall Chamber Orchestra
Jul 14, 2023 at 12:00am ~ Jul 15, 2023 at 11:59pm
After a long wait, world-renowned Australian violinist and Artistic Director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, Richard Tognetti, will finally make his debut with the Kioi Hall Chamber Orchestra in Tokyo this July.
Originally scheduled to appear in 2020, Tognetti will finally join the KCO as conductor on July 14 and 15, performing a broad range of classical pieces with a standing orchestra, in the unique style that Tognetti’s Australian Chamber Orchestra has become famous for.
Conductor: Richard Tognetti [KCO debut]
Wojciech Kilar : Orawa for chamber string orchestra
Joseph Haydn : Symphony No. 104 in D major Hob.I:104 “London”
Toru Takemitsu : Nostalghia – In Memory of Andrei Tarkovskij
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Symphony No. 41 in C major K. 551 “Jupiter”
For more information and tickets, head to the Kioi Hall website.
Richard Tognetti is Artistic Director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra and Lead Violin. He has established an international reputation for his compelling performances and artistic individualism.
Richard began his studies in his home town of Wollongong with William Primrose, then with Alice Waten at the Sydney Conservatorium, and Igor Ozim at the Bern Conservatory, where he was awarded the Tschumi Prize as the top graduate soloist in 1989.
Later that year he led several performances of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, and that November was appointed as the Orchestra’s Lead Violin and, subsequently, Artistic Director.
Start: Jul 14th 2023 at 12:00am
End: Jul 15th 2023 at 11:59pm