Pietro Bonfilio graduated the “Conservatorio Giuseppe Verdi” in Milan and completed a Master’s degree in performance at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. During the years of study he had the chance to expand his practice with several renowned musicians such as Vincenzo Balzani, Victor Sangiorgio, Jean ‐Marc Luisada, Michele Campanella, Giuseppe Andaloro and Lang Lang.
Pietro tours regularly in Italy and abroad. He has performed in the USA (Carnegie Hall in New York, NYU and Cornell University in Ithaca), London (Pushkin House), in various cities of Sweden, Luxembourg (Conservatoire de la Ville), Scotland (Stevenson Hall and in the Royal Concert Hall of Glasgow), Honk Kong (Youth Theatre), Romania (Neamt Piano Festival), Mexico (Centro Cultural Bicentenario in Mexico City), Cambodia (Phnom Penh Piano Festival Meta House), Thailand (Bangkok Piano Festival, Siam Ratchada Auditorium), Turkey (Milli Reasurans Hall).
He has played in various Italian cities, in particular in Florence’s Salone dei Cinquecento of Palazzo Vecchio, at Palazzo Albrizzi in Venice, in Naples at Villa Pignatelli-Rothschild , Teatro Civico in Como and A. Ricci Academy in Udine .
During his years of musical education, Pietro won several competitions such as: XXV Ibla Grand Prize, XII edition of the International competition Monterosa Kaway, XX edition of the competition Riviera della Versilia held in Viareggio, II edition of the competition Agimus held in Florence, XI edition of the national competition Riviera Etrusca held in Livorno, V edition of the competition Lissonum Young Performers held in Milan, IX edition of the International competition New Horizons held in Arezzo.
The most important Italian newspapers and music magazines such as Corriere della Sera, La Repubblica, La Nazione, Amadeus and Suonare News conferred him glowing reviews, while RAI TV News (TG1) interviewed him. He played live several times for the National Service Radio Rai 3 and Radio Classica.