Follow the Leader • Richard Tognetti

Subscription Concert

Follow the Leader • Richard Tognetti


Fri / 11 Oct 2019 / 7:30PM
Sat / 12 Oct 2019 / 7:30PM


Victoria Concert Hall


The Girl with the Flaxen Hair
The Interrupted Serenade

Two Hebrew Melodies

The Valley of Bells

Blues and Perpetuum mobile, from Violin Sonata No. 2 in G major

- Intermission -

Symphony No. 41 in C major, K.551 "Jupiter"

Tunes Full of Strings

Richard Tognetti is Artistic Director and Leader of the superlative Australian Chamber Orchestra. In this unique programme, he stars as both violin soloist and conductor in a kaleidoscopic myriad of French inspirations which he has arranged for solo violin and strings, before directing Mozart’s magnificent Jupiter Symphony from the first chair.

Attend This Concert

For the wonderful selection of string arrangements, plus the magical Valley of the Bells and Mozart's majestic Jupiter, led by ACO's acclaimed leader.


  • Richard Tognetti, lead violin

Pre-concert Talk:

  • 6.30pm | VCH Music Studio

Standard Tickets:

$88, $68, $48, $38, $28, $15

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Rating/ Age Limit

  • Children must be age 7 and above to be admitted into the hall.
  • Children under 7 will not be admitted into the hall, even with a ticket.
  • Please bring along proof of child’s age, such as a student concession pass, as random checks may be conducted at the venue.
  • Parents or guardians of children admitted are strongly encouraged to purchase aisle seats.
  • We reserve the right to ask parents to bring children out of the hall should they be disruptive during the performance.
  • No admission without a ticket.

Late Seating

  • You are strongly advised to be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time.
  • Latecomers will only be admitted at appropriate pauses during the show or during intermission, if any.

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  • Non-flash photography is allowed during bows and applause. No photography when artistes are performing.
  • Unauthorised video recordings are strictly not allowed.

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