Transfield has been a proud sponsor of the Australian Chamber Orchestra since 1996. The ACO was founded in 1975 and now has 10,000 subscribers across Australia. When travelling abroad, the Orchestra is a great ambassador for Australia, drawing international attention to Australian culture and receiving praise from some of the world’s toughest critics.
Guido Belgiorno-Nettis became a director of the ACO in 1996 and was appointed as Chairman in 2000. The London Times has declared: ‘This must be the best chamber orchestra on earth!’ www.aco.com.au
A quick 15-second clip of the Australian Chamber Orchestra performing Richard Tognetti’s Caprice on Caprices, based on music by Paganini. Source: ACO TV (YouTube).