Antonio Piricone

piano, harpsichord

First Prize at the Van Wassenaer Concours (Amsterdam, 2009), the most prestigious competition of early chamber music in the industry, Antonio Piricone, was awarded in March 2011 of Clementi Award in England, the coveted prize for researching original repertoire on historical keyboards. 

His interpretative skills, versatility, sense of style and technical qualities distinguish him both as a soloist, recitalist and as a chamber musician and make Antonio an Italian musician of the younger generation whose personal approach, both as a pianist and an exponent on historical keyboard instruments, is commanding increasing attention internationally.

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Season Preview 2016-17 27. Sep 2016

And now, some exciting news on whats boiling on for the next season 2016-17:

Several major ongoing projects will see Antonio performing and recording G.A. Benda's Complete Clavier Concertos with Concerto Koeln; performances with the Russian world cellist Alexander Rudin in Turkey, the volume 3 of the...

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Short Profile

NamePiricone, Antonio
Date of Birth1977-04-09
Born inGermany, Europe
Home LocationThe Hague, Netherlands
Main languageEnglish
Additional languages Italian,  Dutch; Flemish,  French 
attended UniversitiesRoyal Conservatory The Hague, Yasar University Izmir

Antonio @ LakeComo Festival.
2014-07-19 webpage, Loveno
"Since 2006, Amadeus Arte organizes the LakeComo Festival, a series of chamber music concerts in intimate spaces within the beautiful villas and gardens overlooking Lake Como.


The Festival has always programmed side by side classical repertoire and new music developing itself in balance between tradition and innovation. Always bilingual (Italian and English), the Festival guested many Italian and international artists.

The excellent acoustics of concerts' locations allows to enjoy music. Dinners or Guided Tours often accompany the concerts and the artists often introduce the pieces in a direct relationship with the public.

Discover our concert schedule

REVIEW from 2014-07-19  
Antonio Piricone & Martin Roscoe | LIVE

M. Arnold: Double Piano Concerto op. 104, 1st movement

Artist: Antonio Piricone, Martin Roscoe, Douglas Bostock, The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Performed & Recorded LIVE at: The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, 2001

Antonio Piricone & Tempo Rubato | LIVE

Tempo Rubato, fortepiano duet plays Clementi

Antonio Piricone, primo
Megumi Tanno, secondo

Antonio Piricone is a Clementi Award winner.

Antonio Piricone - Andreas Staier, Rauzzini | LIVE

French Air from Sonata duet op. 12/12

Antonio Piricone, primo
Andreas Staier, secondo

Benedetto Pastore

Antonio Piricone in Warsaw "Chopin and His Europe" Festival, 2016
"Chopin and his Europe" Festival Teaser 2016 - Jirovec: Piano Concerto

Antonio Piricone, Piano Erard (1839)
Collegium 1704, Vaclav Luks 
Antonio Plays Bach English Suites, Double 6th
Artist Photo by: Francesca Teora 2001 (b/w) & Chiara Scandurra 2011 
Piricone plays Bach English Suites, Prelude 1st
Artist Photo by: Francesca Teora 2001 (b/w) & Chiara Scandurra 2011 
Antonio Piricone with LSO & Hakan Sensoy
Mozart Piano Concerto KV415. 
Antonio Piricone
Rehearsals Moments 
Performing moments with Antonio Piricone
Mozart Piano Concerto Kv415 
Antonio Piricone
Antonio Piricone
Portrait - performing 
Tempo Rubato, fortepiano duet | LIVE
Clementi: Sonatas B-flat major, Op.12 Mov. 3 Presto


Stefan Plewniak, violin & baroque violin
Alexander Rudin, cello & baroque cello
Antonio Piricone, historical keyboards & piano

**Debut at Philharmonie Essen 18 May 14 
Antonio Piricone
Concert - Chamber Music
2017-11-04, Catania
Festival Internazionale Magie Barocche, Palazzo Biscari
Le Dissonanze String Quartet - Boccherini & Mozart t.b.a.
Conductor: Vismara, Augusto
Antonio Piricone
Concert - Orchestra
2018-10-13, Catania
Festival Internazionale Magie Barocche, Palazzo Biscari
Concerto Köln - Benda Clavier Concertos t.b.a.

Piricone - Bach English Suites, Double 6th suite
Artist Photo by: Francesca Teora 2001 (b/w) & Chiara Scandurra 2011 
Antonio Piricone


Antonio Piricone
Concert - Orchestra
2017-10-14, Catania
Festival Internazionale Magie Barocche, Palazzo Biscari
Concerto Köln - Benda Clavier Concertos t.b.a.

Johann Christian Bach Concertos
3 Piano concertos in the same evening for J.C. Bach's music lovers out of op. 7 & op. 13. Performances scheduled at International Early Music Festival In Noto (IT), conducted by Augusto Vismara have been a great success. Now following up Izmir with Yasar University Chamber Orchestra and Hakan Sensoy, conducting. Do not miss it! December 15th, Izmir 
Antonio Piricone & Douglas Bostock
Performing Gregson Piano concerto with Izmir Symphony Orchestra 
Aria, from Goldberg Variations, J. S. Bach | LIVE

Photo by: Francesca Teora 2001

Piricone - Benda, Clavier Sonatas
Artist Photo by: Francesca Teora 2001 
Applause - Antonio Piricone
Mozart Piano Concerto KV415. Liepaja Symph. Orc. 
Trio PIRICONE, rehearsing moments in Istanbul
After Debut in may 18 at Essen Philharmonie in the series along with the stars of the Baroque today, Trio Piricone appears at Baroque Days in Istanbul, Notre dame de Sion concert series, opening the season. Stefan Plewniak - violin, Alexander Rudin - cello, and Antonio on the harpsichord performed early works for the classical Clavier Trio by J.C. Bach, J. Haydn, L. Boccherini to the great successful response of the audience and critique alike. Next season Trio Piricone will appear at the Bach Ankara Festival. More performance scheduled in Europe as well.  
Antonio Piricone - Andreas Staier, Rossini | LIVE
Recorded at: Fundación Juan March, 18 April 2012 
Antonio Piricone & Alexander Rudin
Rehearsing Mozart KV415