Aldo Ciccolini

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Aldo Ciccolini in 2005

Aldo Ciccolini (Italian pronunciation: [ˈaldo tʃikkoˈlini], 15 August 1925 – 1 February 2015), was an Italian-French pianist. He was born in Naples, Italy.

He taught at the Conservatoire de Paris from 1970 to 1988. His students included Akiko Ebi, Géry Moutier, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Artur Pizarro, Nicholas Angelich, André Sayasov and Jean-Luc Kandyoti.[1]

Ciccolini died at the age of 89 on 1 February 2015 at his home in Paris.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Piano ma non solo, Jean-Pierre Thiollet, Anagramme Ed., 2012, p. 79. ISBN 978 2 35035 333 3
  2. "French piano virtuoso, Aldo Ciccolini, dies aged 89". Retrieved February 1, 2015.