Alessandro Taverna


Appearances: Teatro alla Scala Milan, Teatro San Carlo Naples, Teatro La Fenice Venice, Musikverein Vienna, Konzerthaus Berlin, Gasteig Munich, Wigmore Hall and Royal Festival Hall in London, Bridgewater Hall Manchester, Salle Cortot in Paris, Philharmonic Hall Liverpool, Musashino Hall in Tokyo, Auditorium Parco della Musica Rome

Performances: has performed with orchestras including Filarmonica della Scala, Munich Philharmonic, RAI National Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Minnesota Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Bournemouth Symphony, Bucharest Philharmonic, Scottish Chamber, and Orchestra of the Accademia Teatro alla Scala; with conductors including Lorin Maazel, Riccardo Chailly, Fabio Luisi, Daniel Harding, Michele Mariotti, Reinhard Goebel, Thierry Fischer, Michael Guttman, Claus Peter Flor, Roland Böer, and Joshua Weilerstein

Recordings: has recorded for BBC Radio 3, Rai Radio 3, Slovenian National Radio and Television, and RSI Swiss Radiotelevision; Medtner’s Sonatas and an all-French recital disc for SOMM Recordings

Awards: major prizes at Minnesota Piano-e-Competition, London International Piano Competition, Leeds International Piano Competition, and Busoni Piano Competition in Bolzano

Positions: teaches at the Conservatory of Music “Jacopo Tomadini” in Udine, and at Santa Cecilia Music Academy in Portogruaro

Education: the Santa Cecilia Music Foundation in Portogruaro; the Imola International Piano Academy with Franco Scala, Leonid Margarius, Boris Petrushansky, and Louis Lortie; the Santa Cecilia National Music Academy in Rome; the Hochschule für Musik in Hannover; the Lake Como Piano Academy

Alessandro will be performing with The Orchestra Now on March 26, 2019.