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32 Virtuosos. 1 Passion.
Next Competition July 2020

View application Leonardo Colafelice

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Applicant Details

Title
Mr

First Name
Leonardo

Surname
Colafelice

Date of Birth
11 Oct 1995

Telephone
+383283667569

Permanent Address
via Montecassino, 16
Altamura
Bari 70022
ITALY

Repertoire: The preliminaries

Round 1: 20-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
F. Schubert Moments Musicaux n. 4 op. 94 5
F. Mendelssohn Variations Sérieuses op. 54 12
Percy Granger Handel in the Strand Yes 3
0

Round 2: 30-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
L. v. Beethoven Sonata n. 26 op. 81a 17
F. Chopin Scherzo n. 4 op. 54 11
Arthur Benjamin Scherzino Yes 2
0

Repertoire: The semi-finals

Round 1: 65-minute recital

Composer Piece Australian Minutes
S. Prokofiev Visions Fugitives op. 22 23
P. I. Cajkovskij - M. Pletnev The Nutcracker Suite 19
I. Stravinsky Trois Mouvements de Petrouchka 18
0

Round 2: Accompaniment / Chamber Music

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Franck: Sonata in A major

Piano Quintet

Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major Op 44

Repertoire: The Finals

Round 1: 18th Century Concerto

Beethoven: Concerto No 1 in C major Op 15

Round 2: 19th or 20th century Concerto

Prokofiev: Concerto No 3 in C major Op 26

Audition video

Biography

Recently in September 2015 Leonardo Colafelice was awarded with the 6th prize in the Busoni Piano Competition and last year he was one of the six finalists at the XIV Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition in Tel Aviv, where he also received three important special prizes.
He won the first-prize in the "Gina Bachauer YAIPC”, "Thomas & Evon Cooper IPC”, “Eastman YAIPC”, “Yamaha USASU IPC” (where he received the prize from Martha Argerich’s hands),“Aarhus IPC”, “Hilton Head IPC”
He is currently a pupil of Pasquale Iannone at the "Niccolò Piccinni Conservatory of Music" in Bari.
He has performed around the world and he has collaborated with the Cleveland Orchestra, The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, The Haydn Orchester, The Aarhus Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestra dei Pomeriggi Musicali, among others.

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Passport details

Nationality
ITALIAN
Passport Number
AA2026207
Expiration Date
29-Jan-2018
City / Town of Birth
ALTAMURA (BA)

Documentation of musical studies

Documentation of musical activity

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Last updated: 04-Dec-2015 05:31 PM