Piano Concert

Piano Concert

6th of October 2016 – 19:30 – Casa da Música: Sala 2



Three Pieces op. 2

Étude  in C sharp minor

Prélude  in B major

Impromptu à la Mazur  in C major

Piano Sonata n. 2 (Sonate-fantaisie) in G sharp minor op. 19



Piano Sonata n. 3 in F sharp minor op. 23




Presto con fuoco



Pavane pour une infante défunte

Jeux d’eau

Gaspard de la nuit


Le gibet


Santi Calabrò, Pianist


madalenasoveral%40clix.pt-1096-12Born in Messina, he studied at the Conservatory “A. Corelli” of his city, graduating under the guidance of Vittorio Trovato; he attended courses and master classes with Giuseppe La Licata, Daniel Rivera, Pierluigi Camicia, Todor Petrov, Maria Regina Seidlhofer, Sonia Pahor. He followed composition studies and he has also graduated in Music Education. He graduated in Modern Literature at the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Messina. During his studies he started an early concert activity, performing for prestigious institutions in piano recitals and in chamber ensembles, always receiving unanimous acclaim. He won prizes in national and international piano competitions. In recent seasons he has successfully performed several concerts for piano and orchestra in Italy, Romania, Ukraine, Bulgaria, and has given recitals in various Italian cities (Naples, Cagliari, Taranto, Sassari, Messina, Fasano, Lecce, Noto, Bologna, Rome, Trapani, Milazzo, Reggio Calabria, Venice). He holds conference-concerts for concert Institutions and Universities and is invited to musicological conferences in Italy and abroad. He is a musical critic, publishes musicological articles and essays in specialized magazines and books. His publications range from the analysis of music, the musical dramaturgy, history and analysis of interpretation, the methodology of piano technique. National competition winner, he currently teaches at the Conservatory of Messina.