Commencing this season’s series of events the gallery presents an exclusive performance by Emanuele Torquati. The pianist will play ballades ranging from Furrer, Brahms, Sumera, Zemlinsky, Douglas and Grieg, a programme specially tailored for this unique evening of music at rosenfeld porcini.
Emanuele Torquati (b. 1978, Milan) is rapidly gaining international recognition for his poetic and passionate music making, communicative performances and engaging programming. He has been hailed as “thoughtful musician and a champion of contemporary music” by the New York Times and as “a vibrant pianist, excellent overall” by the Boston Globe. His flourishing career has taken him to some of Europe, Canada, America and Africa’s most illustrious venues, in such diverse cities as Addis Abeba, Buenos Aires (Teatro Colon), San Francisco, Banff, New York, Chicago, Vancouver, Boston, Paris, Lyon, Frankfurt, Berlin, Leipzig, Berlin, Prague, Krakow, Munich, Graz, Ljubljana, Kiev and Oslo.
Ballades from Brahms to Sumera by Emanuele Torquati, Thursday, 19 March – 8:00pm.