PietroBONFILIO

PIANIST


Born in Tuscany (Italy) in 1990 graduated with honors at “Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi” in Milan. He completed a Master’s degree in performance with Distinction at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

He performed in the USA (Carnegie Hall in New York, NYU and Cornell University in Ithaca), in various cities of Sweden, Germany, Scotland (Stevenson Hall and in the Royal Concert Hall of Glasgow), Mexico (Centro Cultural Bicentenario in Mexico City), Cambodia (Phnom Penh Piano Festival Meta House), Thailand (Bangkok Piano Festival, Siam Ratchada Auditorium).

He has performed frequently in Milan, most notably at Teatro alla Scala, in the Salone Napoleonico of Palazzo Serbelloni, in the Royal Palace, in the Puccini hall and in the Verdi hall, in the great hall of Casa Verdi, in Villa Litta Borromeo Visconti for Società Umanitaria, in the Gaber Hall for the Società dei Concerti.

He performed as a soloist with Mexico State Symphony Orchestra, with Philharmonic Orchestra “Mihail Jora” Bacau, with Grosseto Symphony Orchestra, and with Reggio Calabria “Francesco Cilea” Orchestra.

Corriere della Sera, La Repubblica, La Nazione, Il Tirreno and Suonare News have given him glowing reviews and RAI TV News (TG1) have interviewed him, introducing him as “A promising young talent on the Italian, musical scene.” In 2011 he recorded a concert for the national service Radio Classica, as guest artist on their programme The Pianist. In 2014 he played live for RadioRai3.

He recorded a CD for Brilliant Classics dedicated to the Russian composer Dimitri Kabalevsky.