Duo Alterno Residency: Riccardo Piacentini & Tiziana Scandaletti, Bilkent Composition and Bilkent Saygun Center, FMPA, April 19-21 (EN)

Duo Alterno Residency
Bilkent Composition and Bilkent Saygun Center
19-21 April 2016 – FMPA at İhsan Doğramacı Bilkent University

Bilkent Composition at Music Department and Bilkent Saygun Center welcome pianist-composer Riccardo Piacentini and soprano Tiziana Scandaletti for a three-day residency. The events are open to Bilkent University students and staff members, as well as to anyone whom it may interest.

Riccardo Piacentini – pianist, composition professor at the Milan Conservatory
Tiziana Scandaletti – soprano, professor at the Nicolini Conservatory in Piacenza


Tuesday, 19 April
Colloquium Talk:
Riccardo Piacentini – “foto-musica con foto-suoni for museums”, a new musical technique for counterpointing human voice, acoustic and electronic instruments and environmental sounds
Time: 10:40 – 12:30
Place: Music Building, Studio 250

Wednesday, 20 April
Concert – Dolce Cominciamento (Contemporary Italian Songs)
Music by Berio, Morricone, Landini, Piacentini, Bo and Gentile

Time: 20:00 – 21:30
Place: Bilkent Concert Hall

Thursday, 21 April
Riccardo Piacentini & Tiziana Scandaletti – “The Contemporary Voice”

Time: 9:40 – 11:30 and 12:00 – 13:30
Place: Music Building, Studio 250

For a biography of Tiziana Scandaletti:

For a biography of Riccardo Piacentini:

For more information about the events of Bilkent Composition Department: