Update – The Glide by Jon Frank and Richard Tognetti

Second Sydney concert now open!!

Fri 8 Apr, 7:00 PM
Sydney – City Recital Hall Angel Place, Sydney

more info and booking here

Program pdf here



VIVALDI Concerto for 4 violins, RV580
TAWADROS Alamein, Oasis, Remember Baghdad, Dahab


TOGNETTI Underwater
SHOSTAKOVICH String Quartet No.15 (excerpts)
TOGNETTI Iceland/Somewhere
ELGAR Sospiri
TOGNETTI Derek and the Far Field Theory, The Dream
TRAD. The Seal Song
BRYARS Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet

Richard Tognetti Artistic Director and Lead Violin
Jon Frank Images and Footage
Joseph Tawadros Oud
James Tawadros Egyptian Percussion
Danny Spooner Voice
Satu Vänskä Violin
Madeleine Boud Violin
Rebecca Chan Violin


“To quote Mozart [talking about his Piano Concerto no. 12, K414], this is for the connoisseur and for people who know nothing about music,” Tognetti says. ”It is made for people who know nothing about surfing at all, and for people who love surfing.”



As published earlier on the ‘baa with a YT clip from the show