Burkhard Dallwitz (born 1959) is a German-born composer based in Melbourne, Australia. He was born near Frankfurt and began ten years of classical piano training at the age of eight. By thirteen he was writing songs and music, and from fifteen, Burkhard wrote, arranged and performed for various musical groups. In 1979 Burkhard fulfilled his dream of traveling to Australia. There he studied music at Melbourne’s Latrobe University.