Schiavo Marchegiani – piano duet
After graduation at Conservatory, Sergio Marchegiani and Marco Schiavo studied with great musicians such as Ilonka Deckers Küszler, Alexander Lonquich, Bruno Canino, Franco Scala, Aldo Ciccolini and Sergei Dorenski.
At the same time as their solo concert international activity, since 2006 they play together all over the world, performing in the most prestigious venues and festivals including Goldener Saal at Musikverein and Konzerthaus in Vienna, Carnegie Hall in New York, Berlin Philharmonie, Smetana and Dvorak Hall in Prague, Solis Theatre in Montevideo, Sao Paulo Hall in Brazil as well as in Rome, Paris, Washington, Montreal, Mexico City, Baku, Astana, etc.
Their dazzling career has made them regular guests with the most prestigious orchestras such as Berliner Symphoniker, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, New York Symphonic Orchestra, Mexico State Symphony Orchestra, Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra, Madrid Chamber Orchestra and Azerbaijan State Symphony Orchestra.
They recently performed in Hong Kong, Bangkok, Singapore. They also performed with Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra in Dvorak Hall, and this concert was broadcasted live by Czech National Radio. Mr Schiavo and Mr Marchegiani are highly appreciated by the audience and critics for their musical personality, great expressiveness and naturalness, beauty of sound, intensity and overwhelming energy of their performances.
At the moment they teach in Matera and Alessandria Conservatories and are in frequent demand for masterclasses and piano competition jury all over the world (Spain, Serbia, Turkey, United States, Mexico, Kazakhstan, Japan, Australia, Brasil..).
By the end of the year they will play all over Europe and in the United States.
Their first CD, completely dedicated to Schubert music, has been released from Decca Label.