FREE Lunchtime Concert: Chiara Cipelli (Piano)
Representing the Iberian & Latin American Music Society (ILAMS)
Liszt – Isoldes Liebestod
Alberto Ginastera – Tres Piezas Op 6 ‘Cuyana, Norteña, Criolla’
Enrique Granados – ‘Oriental’ and ‘Andaluza’ from Danzas españolas Op 37
Debussy – L’Isle joyeuse
Italian pianist Chiara Cipelli graduated with Highest Honours from the Conservatory G.Nicolini,Piacenza,under the guidance of Lucia Romanini and from Musikhochschule Freiburg i. Br. where she studied with James Avery and Chamber Music with Felix Gottlieb. She continued her studies with Nelson Delle Vigne Fabbri at Ecole Normale de Musique Alfred Cortot (Paris) where she awarded the scholarship A.Roussel and she holds ‘Diplome Superieur de Piano’.
She was prize winner of many national and international competitions among others Coppa Pianisti d’Italia,Osimo,Rassegna Kawai Como,Premio Carlo Soliva, Casale Monferrato,Pavia Piano Competition,Premio Città di Pisa,Premio Città di Cesenatico, International Piano Competition Città di Pietra Ligure,International Piano Competition Fausto Zadra,Abano Terme.
She was awarded a scholarship as resident artist to attend the Banff Centre for the Arts (Alberta, Canada) where she was giving both solo and chamber music concerts.
Chiara was invited to perform in many concert halls in Italy and abroad (Teatro Municipale, Palazzo Farnese Piacenza,Teatro di Marcello,Sala Baldini,Roma,Darmstadt Theater, Steinway Haus Dusseldorf, Auditorium Haydn ,Bolzano,Piccolo Teatro Milano,Salle Cortot,Schola Cantorum Paris,Chung Hsin Concert Hall in Taichung,Taipei Zhong Shan Hall, Taiwan,ecc.) receiving outstanding reviews. She also play on occasion of many musical events,Schlern International Music Festival, Alto Adige , Festival Europeo of Atri ,Settimana Organistica Internazionale, Bibiena Arts Festival,Piacenza,‘Mito’ Festival Milano,Thueringen Chamber Music Festival,Banff International Music Festival in Canada,Palm Beach Piano Festival , Florida,Taiwan International Piano Festival. As solo she has performed with the Palm Beach Symphony Orchestra and the TNSO and she has collaborated with the Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana,Orchestra Pomeriggi Musicali of Miland and Gruppo Strumentale Ciampi, playing with such conductors as Amedeo Monetti, Fabrizio Dorsi, Ramon Tebar, Lee-Hsih Wen,etc.
Chiara is currently Professor of Piano at Civica Scuola di Musica in Cremona and Istituto Superiore Studi Musicali A.Peri, Reggio Emilia and holds Masterclasses in Italy,Spain,France and Belgium.