Australian Cello Awards - Profiles


Cellists of Australia
and New Zealand

On these pages, the Australian Cello Awards recognise some of the many fine cellists from Australia and New Zealand.

2013 Australian Cello Awards Profile - Laurie Kennedy

Lauri Kennedy (1896-1985)

Lauri Kennedy is the patriarch of one of classical music’s great performing families – the father of Royal Philharmonic and Sydney Symphony principal ’cellist John Kennedy and the grandfather of solo violinist Nigel Kennedy...

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2013 Australian Cello Awards Profile - Kathleen Tuohy

Kathleen Tuohy (1914-2002)

Kathleen Tuohy was regarded as one of Australia’s most outstanding cellists of her generation. She pioneered the profession for women and was the sole Australian student of Spanish conductor and cellist Pau (Pablo) Casals... 

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