Thursday, May 12 at 20.45, Paolo Restani will play at the Teatro Civico of La Spezia, with pieces from hir repertoire by Rachmaninov, Verdi, Wagner, Liszt.
The musician thus returns to play in his hometown, where he began his international career at the age of twelve, as a stop of a tour that sees him coming from a series of dates in Dubai and in a concert at Carnegie Hall in New York. In the coming months it’s up to Japan, the United States, the United Arab Emirates and Moscow, Dubrovnik, Istanbul, Berlin and Milan, at the Teatro alla Scala.
Right there, inMilan, where it is still rememberd the memorable concert at the Verdi Hall for the Serate Musicali, in January 1988, called to replace Alexis Weissenberg with a few hours notice, he presented a program that included the Variations “Eroica” by Beethoven and the twelve “Etudes d’exécution transcendante” by Liszt. Liszt and Chopin are perhaps authors for the executions of Restani are particularly appreciated, but his repertoire is extensive, ranging from Bach to contemporary.