An exciting young Italian piano talent, Andrea Molteni is developing his international profile with regular appearances in the USA, Italy, UK, Europe, China and Singapore. He has played at the Esplanade in Singapore, Verbrugghen Hall of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music in Sydney, Wiener Saal of the Mozarteum University in Salzburg, Scriabin Museum in Moscow, DiMenna Center in New York, Qingdao Grand Theatre in Qingdao (China) and other prestigious venues around the world.
At the age of 15, Mr. Molteni formed a youth orchestra, “L’Orchestra del Lago”, which he conducted and played with. His earliest orchestral collaborations also include Orchestra Antonio Vivaldi, Orchestra Filarmonica Mihail Johra di Bacau in Romania, and Orchestra of the Costa Rica University. The special scholarship of Cercle Wagner Association in France allowed Mr. Molteni to participate at the Bayreuth Festival celebrating the 200th anniversary of Richard Wagner, as well as to perform a series of concerts in Nice, Menton, Cannes, and Monte Carlo.
His latest album, Scarlatti Sonatas (that was released in January 2022), has already got important reviews (Magazine Musica, June 2023) and has been broadcasted in the German radio MDR Kultur. The album “Petrassi and Dallapiccola Complete Piano Works” (May 2021) has been appreciated by distinct pianistic personalities such as V.Ashkenazy and L.Howard. It received reviews on significant music magazines (Magazine Musica, December 2021; Opus Klassiek, May 2021) and it has been broadcasted on radio programmes (in cuffia, Radio Classica, July 2021 and November 2021; France Musique, September 2021).
Mr. Molteni enjoys the artistic guidance of William Grant Naboré and Stanislav Ioudenitch under the auspices of the prestigious International Lake Como Piano Academy. In 2020, he was awarded a master’s degree Magna cum Laude in Advanced Performance Studies by the Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano. After he graduated with top marks, honors and honorable mention with Mario Patuzzi at the Conservatorio G.Verdi in Como, Andrea studied in Milan with Vincenzo Balzani. He also took part in various masterclass with Sir. Andras Schiff, Elisabeth Leonskaja, Arie Vardi, Pavel Gililov, Dang Thai Son, Piotr Paleczny, Vladimir Feltsman, Christopher O’Riley, Aquiles Delle Vigne.