|Ars Trio di Roma, Italy, 2014|
Tour Dates: 15 May - 26 May, 2014
Since its debut in 2001, the Ars Trio di Roma has stood out as one of the most interesting young trios of the Italian scene.
Since its debut in 2001, the Ars Trio di Roma has stood out as one of the most interesting young trios of the Italian scene. Specializing under the guidance of the Trio di Trieste at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana in Siena (with Diploma with honors at the end of the course), the same year the Ars Trio di Roma won the First Prize in the International Competition "Città di Pinerolo" and the First Prize in the prestigious International Competition "Premio Trio di Trieste" in Trieste.
Since then, the Ars Trio has been hosted at important Italian concert associations, among which: Amici dellaMusica of Florence, Amici dellaMusica of Vicenza, Amici dellaMusica of Padua, Amici dellaMusica of Verona, Amici dellaMusica of Palermo, AsoloMusica-Veneto Musica of Asolo, the TeatroNuovo “Giovanni da Udine”, the Philharmonic Academy of Rovereto, the Concert Society of Parma, the SocietàAquilanadei Concerti “B.Barattelli”, the Laudamo Philharmonic of Messina, the Festival delleNazioni of Città di Castello, the Società del Quartetto of Bergamo, the Gog of Genova, the Bologna Festival, the IUC - IstituzioneUniversitariadei Concerti, Roma, the Philharmonic Society of Trento and the Association of Chamber Music of Trieste. They've also performed for Radio3 Rai in the review "I Concerti del Quirinale", with a national and European live broadcast.
They're concert activity abroad is regular: the year after their debut, the Trio has been invited by Cidim on a long tour in South America (Chile, Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil), performing in large theatres (TeatroColiseo of Buenos Aires, Teatro El Circulo of Rosario, TeatroArgentino of La Plata, TeatroOriente of Santiago in Chile, SalaBalzo of Montevideo, Canal da Musica of Curitiba) with a national radio live broadcast of the Montevideo performance and a TV broadcast for the Brazilian Radio-Televisione TV Globo of Rio de Janeiro. In the following years, the Trio has been invited to perform at the Martinu Hall-Lichtenstejn Palace of Prague (Czech Republic), the Hall of Columns of the Kiev Philharmonic (Ukraine), the Stephaniensalle of Graz (Austria), and has participated in important festivals in Germany, like the Scharwenka Festival in Lubeck and the Bachfest in Leipzig.
On the strength of a complete repertoire, ranging from classical to modern choice (Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert, Schumann, Dvorak, Ravel, Shostakovic) the Trio has always paid extreme attention to contemporary music as well, performing regularly on programs of authors like Copland, Shchedrin, Kagel and Henze; in 2005 the Trio has executed for the first time the Triplo Concerto for violin, cello, piano and orchestra by Michele Dall’Ongaro, a composition which was expressly dedicated to the Ars Trio di Roma. In 2007 the Trio has performed for the first time in Italy the Segundo Trio by Luis De Pablo.
In 2006, the cover page of the magazine Amadeus was dedicated to the Ars Trio di Roma, who has recorded the integral trios of Shostakovic, published by the magazine.
Since 2010, the Ars Trio di Roma holds solo instrument and chamber music Masterclass at the International Academy of Music of Rome.
“Ars Trio’s interpretation proved to be evocative, intense and passionate. They assessed themselves asa valuable and authentic ensemble.”
- Gazzetta delSud
“… the Ars Trio was able to renew the magic of the trio… ”
- Il Piccolo di Trieste
"...precise stylistic conscience, careful sound definition, intense phrasing, capable of illuminating the different expressive climates..."
- II Giornale di Vicenza