Violin masterclass

Marco Rizzi

3/ 7 July Sign up now


Registration fee: € 125
Participation fee:€ 300


The payment of the attendance fee can be made by bank transfer, indicating the name of the student and the chosen course, or on site at the Festival Secretariat on the first day of arrival (checks or credit cards are not accepted).


Awarded in the 3 most prestigious violin competitions - the Tchaikovsky in Moscow, the Queen Elizabeth in Brussels and the Indianapolis Violin Competition - Marco Rizzi is particularly appreciated today for the quality, strength and depth of his interpretations. After having studied with G. Magnani, S. Accardo and W. Liber¬man and having graduated with honors and special mention at the conservatories of Milan and Utrecht, he is recognized as one of the most interesting violinists of the new generation and was awarded on the recommendation of C. Abbado 1'Europäischen Musikförderpreis in 1991. 
Marco Rizzi is in Italy considered one of the most appreciated musicians of the country, and his artistic activity is followed with enthusiasm. He is a regular guest in the most prestigious halls such as La Scala in Milan, the Salle Gaveau and the Salle Pleyel in Paris, the Lincoln Center in New York, the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, the Musikhalle in Hamburg, the Tivoli in Copenhagen, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Konzerthaus in Berlin, and has collaborated with conductors such as R. Chailly, H. Vonk, A. Ceccato, V. Jurowski, P. Eötvös, and with renowned orchestras such as the Staatskapelle Dresden, the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, the Orchestre de Concerts Lamoreux, the Hong Kong Philharmonic, the Rotterdam Philharmonisch, the Orquesta RTVE of Madrid, the BBC Scottish, the Nederlands Philharmonic, and many others.
A violinist in continuous evolution, Marco Rizzi introduces his audience to unusual masterpieces such as B. Walter's Sonata or J. Adams' Concerto. His recordings dedicated to Italian music for violin and piano of the 20th century are part of this line and, like his recording of J.S. Bach's Sonatas and Partitas, have received enthusiastic acclaim in the musical world. 
Marco Rizzi's solo activity is flanked by a chamber music dimension lived with passion, with partners such as A.. Lucchesini, M. Brunello, L. Zylberstein, G. Hoffman, N. Imai, etc. he is often guest of prestigious international chamber music festivals, as at the Lockenhaus Festival in Austria with G. Kremer.

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