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PIANO RECITAL: Christian Leotta

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 03/12/2014
1:30 pm

Location
Alliance Francaise de Bangalore

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PIANO RECITAL: Christian Leotta

7:00 pm | 3rd of December | Alliance Française auditorium

Christian Leotta is one of the youngest pianist ever to undertake a recital series encompassing the entire corpus of Beethoven’s 32 Piano Sonatas in 2002, he has since performed fifteen cycles, most notably in international music capitals such as Madrid, Mexico City, Montreal, Lima, Vancouver, Venice, Quebec City, and Rio de Janeiro.

Following the extraordinary success of his live performances of Beethoven, in 2004 he was awarded the prestigious President’s Medal andin 2007 AtmaClassique signed him to record the entire corpus of the 32 Piano Sonatas.

Highlights of the present season include engagements as a soloist and with orchestra in Italy, Europe, America, and Asia and the performances of the 32 Piano Sonatas cycle in Bergamo, Messina and Trapani (Italy) and the Thai premiere in Bangkok.

The program of the concert on the 3 of Decemberat Alliance Française De Bangalore includes Bach’s Capriccio, Beethoven’s Sonata No. 23 and works by Rossini and Schubert.

The recital is free and open to the public. First come, first served.

The event is organized by Italian Embassy Cultural Centre – New Delhi Mumbai In collaboration with Alliance Française de Bangalore and The Bangalore School of Music.

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