Tarrawarra Festival 2016 - Australian Chamber Orchestra

Tarrawarra Festival 2016

19 - 20 March 2016


Please note that 2016 TarraWarra Festival tickets are now sold out.

Concert 1: Paris

Saturday 19 March 12.30pm

Richard Tognetti Director & Violin
Timo-Veikko Valve Cello

DEBUSSY (arr. Symonds) Sonata for Cello

Concert 2: Tribute to Menuhin

Saturday 19 March 6.00pm

Richard Tognetti Director & Violin
Helena Rathbone Violin
Satu Vänskä Violin

HANDEL Violin Concerto “Sonata á 5”, HWV288
PÄRT Darf Ich…
VIVALDI Concerto for Two Violins in A minor, RV522: I. Allegro
GLASS Echorus
MENDELSSOHN (arr. Tognetti) Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64


Sunday 20 March  11.00am


Concert 3: Bach Family

Sunday 20 March 2.30pm

Richard Tognetti Director & Violin
Helena Rathbone Violin
Satu Vänskä Violin

WF BACH Sinfonia in F major, F.67
JS BACH Musical Offering, BWV1079 (excerpts)
CPE BACH Sinfonia in A major, Wq.182/4
JS BACH Concerto for Three Violins in D major, BWV1064R

With a blend of fine art, live music and stunning views, this weekend-long festival in the Yarra Valley, only an hour from Melbourne, features intimate concerts directed by Richard Tognetti.

Limited to 200 guests, the Festival experience includes a masterclass, guided tours of the museum’s exquisite Panorama exhibition and, of course, music from the ACO.


Dinner at the TarraWarra Estate Restaurant with ACO musicians is also available, with places strictly limited.

Price: $220 per head. Includes 3 courses and matching TarraWarra Estate wines.

Dinner bookings: 03 5957 3510


311 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road,
Healesville, Victoria, Australia
Melway reference
277 B2
By Car
Eastern Freeway and Maroondah Highway. Driving time from city approx 1 hr.

Step by step instructions:
Take the Eastern Freeway M3
Exit onto the Ringwood bypass state route 62 toward Ringwood
Left onto the Maroondah Hwy state route 36 toward Lilydale
Continue through Lilydale
At the fork in the road take the Melba Hwy B300 toward Yarra Glen
At the roundabout on approach to Yarra Glen take a right toward Healesville on the C726

Public Transport
Rail to Lilydale Station (from City loop)
Bus route 685 Lilydale to Healesville via Yarra Glen
If you are coming by public transport, visit www.ptv.vic.gov.au to plan your journey.
The journey planner will give you the best options for connection between train and bus.