August 5, 2021

Maurizio Baglini

Maurizio Baglini will open the new concert season with a premiere exclusively for Monteverdi Tuscany: he will perform Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony n.6 in Liszt’s solo piano transcription, a tribute to Nature and its force.

Maurizio Baglini – piano
A visionary pianist with a taste for musical challenges, Maurizio Baglini has an intense international concert career. Winner of the “World Music Piano Master” in Monte Carlo at the age of 24, he regularly performs at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, the Teatro San Carlo in Naples, the Salle Gaveau in Paris, the Kennedy Center in Washington and the is the guest of prestigious festivals, including La Roque d’Antheron, the Yokohama Piano Festival, the Australian Chamber Music Festiva, the International piano festival of Bergamo and Brescia. His wide record production for Decca/Universal includes music by Liszt, Brahms, Schubert, Domenico Scarlatti, Mussorgsky, the “Live at Amiata Piano Festival” series and the first 5 CDs of the complete piano works by Schumann. He is among the few virtuosos in the world who performs the “Ninth Symphony” by Beethoven in the transcendental piano transcription by Liszt and in 2020, he gave a record number of performances of the piece totalling over one hundred. He created the innovative “Web Piano” project in which his live performances are accompanied by the video projections of the artist Giuseppe Andrea L’Abbate. He regularly plays with the cellist Silvia Chiesa, with whom he has performed in more than 250 concerts worldwide. He is the artistic director of the Amiata Piano Festival and the artistic consultant for music and dance of the Teatro Comunale “Verdi” in Pordenone. In 2019 he was nominated Honorary Member of the Aiarp, the Italian Association of Piano Tuners and Repairers. He plays a Fazioli grand piano.

About This Event:

Date:   August 5, 2021

Time:   7:00 PM

Price:   Free and open to all

Location:   Sant'Andrea Church