Francesco Di Fiore
PIANIST AND COMPOSER
Endless research and continuing development are among the most important qualities that a composer might have.
Francesco Di Fiore, pianist and composer, was born in Palermo. He studied with Harald Ossberger, Bruno Canino, Peter Toperczer and Eliodoro Sollima. He studied in Vienna and Prague. In 1986 he started his concert career performing hundreds of concerts worldwide.
He is author of contemporary music of post-modern post-minimalist area. Alongside music for piano, his compositions include chamber and orchestral music, film soundtracks and stage music.
In 2011 he created an original and enormous project called Miniature 2011 in which he composed a new piece each week and presented it on the internet. The project yielded 53 compositions totalling around 210 minutes of new music. His albums are released by Dutch Label Zefir Records.
14 November 2016
“Farewell Meu Amor”, American movie directed by Ekwa Msangi, was recently premiered in New York. Francesco wrote the original soundtrack and on the website of the film farewellmeuamorfilm.com you can also listen to the track “Farewell”, excerpt from the OST of the film.
12 April 2016
Quattro Canti (Four Songs) for guitar and orchestra, dedicated to guitarist Lapo Vannucci, will be premiered next June 2 in Vidin, Bulgaria. Lapo Vannucci, guitar, and the Vidin Symphony Orchestra directed by Robert Gutter.
7 March 2016
Francesco just finished his new Pianoconcerto, the Concerto Trilogy is now complete with this third section. The project consists of two solo concertos, for piano and for guitar and orchestra, and a double concerto, already premiered in 2015, for guitar, piano and orchestra.
|December 04 , 2016||THE CONCERTO TRILOGY |
Quattro Canti [Guitar Concerto]: Lapo Vannucci, guitar
Filarmonica "Mihail Jora"
|December 02 , 2016||CONCERTO OSTINATO* for piano and orchestra | TRE PAESAGGI for guitar, piano and orchestra |
Botosani Philharmonic Orchestra
|Sala Casei de Cultura a Sindicatelor|
Filarmonica de Stat Botosani
|November 19 , 2016||TRE PAESAGGI for guitar, piano and orchestra |
Orquesta Sinfónica del Estado de México
|Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Tonatico|
Licenciado Adolfo López Mateos