Born in 1977, Andrea Bacchetti has been collected suggestions by musicians as Karajan, Magaloff, Berio, Horszoski since he was a child. At the age of eleven, he debuted with I Solisti Veneti, conducted by Claudio Scimone.

From then on, he played more times in international festivals all over the world as Lucerne, Salisbury, Belgrade, Santander, Toulouse (Piano aux Jacobins), Lugano, Sapporo, Brescia and Bergamo, Bologna, Roma (Uto Ughi per Roma), La Roque d'Anthéron, Milano (MI.TO), La Coruña (Festival Mozart), Pesaro, Cervo, Bellinzona, Ravenna, Ravello, Santiago de Compostela (cycle of A. Brage), Warsaw (Beethoven Festival), Paris (La Serre d'Auteil), Bad Wörishofen, Spoleto, Husum, Murten Classics.

Also, he performed in prestigious halls: Konzerthaus (Berlin); Salle Pleyel, Salle Gaveu cycle Piano Quatre Étoiles (Paris); Dvorak Hall (Prague); Teatro Coliseo (Buenos Aires); Rachmaninoff Saal, The Moscow State Philharmonic Society, IBK Concert Hall Arts Center (Seoul); Auditorium Nacional de España (cycle of Scherzo and CNDM), Teatro Real, Teatro Monumental, Fundacion March (Madrid); Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Lisboa); Hamarikyu Asahi Hall, Toppan Hall and Musashino Concert Hall (Tokyo), De Warande (Antwerp); Huelecourt Art Project, (Bruxelles); Mozarteum Brasileiro e Cultura Artistica (São Paulo); Philia Hall, (Yokohama), Kyoto Concert Hall; Parco della Musica (Roma); Zentrum Paul Klee (Bern); Gewandhaus (Leipzig).

In Italy he has been guest of the most important concert associations. Abroad, Andrea played with several orchestras (Lucerne Festival Strings, Camerata Salzburg and Salzburg Chamber Soloists, RTVE Madrid, Sinfónica de Asturia, Oviedo, OSCYL, Valladolid; MDR Leipzig, Kyoto Symphony Orchestra, Sinfónica de Tenerife, Filarmonica della Scala (Milano), OSNR Torino, Sinfónica del Estado de Mexico, RTL Lubiana, Cappella Istropolitana, Bratislava, Russian Chamber Philharmonic St. Petersburg, Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonique de Nice, Prague Chamber Orchestra, ORF Wien, Philharmonic Toscanini of Parma, Philarmonie der Nationen (Hamburg), Enesco Philharmonic (Bucharest); with many conductors as Bellugi, Guidarini, Venzago, Luisi, Zedda, Manacorda, Panni, Burybayev, Pehlivanian, Gullberg Jensen, Nanut, Lü Jia, Justus Frantz, Baungartner, Valdes, Renes, Bender, Bisanti, Ceccato (just to nominate a few names).

In his wide discography, we have to remember the SACD with the "6 Sonatas" by Cherubini (Penguin Guide UK, Rosette 2010), "The Scarlatti Restored Manuscript" (RCA Red Seal) that received an ICMA award in the Baroque Instrumental CD category in 2014; in his Bach production, most remarkable records are the "Two-Part Inventions & Sinfonias" (CD of the month for BBC Music Magazine - September 2009) and "The Italian Bach" (CD of the month for Record Geijutsu - May 2014). Currently he records exclusively for Sony Classical.

Andrea indulges in chamber music with passion. His collaborations - with partner as Filippini, Prazak Quartet, Uto Ughi, Antonella Ruggiero, Quatuor Ysaye - were fruitful. Composers as Vacchi, Boccadoro, Del Corno, among others, dedicated to him some pieces of theirs.
Last season, he played in Spain, Mexico, Cuba, Korea, Switzerland, Poland, Belgium, Russia; in the current season, we expect tours in Japan, Luxembourg, Spain and Indonesia.

October 2016

Andrea Bacchetti
Genoa (Italy)
phone : 0039 010 365239 (office)
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production management : Giovanni Bozzo
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