Alessandro Taverna


Photos by Giorgio Gori Photography

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: 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: 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, both in Italy

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

Alessandro Taverna performed with The Orchestra Now on March 26, 2019.

Bio: July 2018