The Italian pianist gained fame mainly as a soloist in the 1970s and 80s; then, he also showed his talent as a chamber musician with a number of formations, including ensembles such as Prazak, Ebène and the Amarcorde String Quartet. His chamber partner this time is Alexander Hülshoff, a distinguished member of his generation, known all over the world for his expressiveness and sophisticated cello timbre. As a soloist, he has performed with renowned orchestras in Asia Northern and Southern Europe. Chamber music plays a central role in his performances and recordings as the cellist of Trio Bamberg and in collaboration with many artists such as Pinchas Zukerman, Martin Stadfeld, Fazıl Say, Friedemann Eichhor, a Fine Arts Quartet and Gil Sharon.
(A joint concert of the Cziffra Festival and MOMkult)
Supporter: Prime Minister’s Office, Bethlen Gábor Fund
Britten: Sonata for Cello and Piano
Brahms: Sonata in F Major op.99