Maurizio Moretti is considered amongst the italian pianists who has been well appreciated by main concert halls, during recent years.
Born in Cagliari Maurizio Moretti was student of Ida Allegretto at the Conservatory of his town and then for five years with Aldo Ciccolini, who wrote about him: “ an extraordinary rhytmical vitality, a special inborn musical treatment of sound and a great technical capacity which characterize his pianism. He is surely one of the most talented and original exponents of Italian pianism… “
Regular guest of prestigious theatre, Maurizio Moretti played concerts in all European countries, regularly participating to tours in France, Spain, Germany, Belgique , Austria as well as throughout Eastern European countries like Japan and China playing both recitals and concertos with the most important orchestras including, CONCERTGEBOUW ORCHESTER, EUROPEAN COMMUNITY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA ,KIEV PHILARMONIC, PRAGA PHILARMONIC, PHILHARMONIE DER NATIONEN, PHILARMONICA HUNGARICA, LITHUANIAN NATIONAL PHILARMONIC, , PHILARMONIQUE DE GRENOBLE , ORCHESTRE DE CANNES , MOSCOW SOLOISTS with YURY BASHMET, BUDAPEST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, SALZBURG CHAMBER SOLOISTS, ORCHESTRA NACIONAL DO PORTO, ORCHESTRA DI PADOVA E DEL VENETO,FILARMONICI di TORINO , VIRTUOSI DI SANTA CECILIA, SOLISTI DEL TEATRO alla SCALA, ORCHESTRA TOSCANINI, ORCHESTRA SINFONICA ABRUZZESE, FILARMONICI DI TORINO. He played regularely at the International musical festivals such as: MENTON FESTIVAL, MONTECARLO, MUSIKHALLE HAMBURG, LE NUIT DU SUQUET A CANNES , FESTIVAL PABLO CASALS , SALZBURG MIRABELL KONZERT, STUTTGART MARMOORSAAL, SOCIEDAD FILARMONICA DI MALAGA, MADRID AUDITORIO NACIONAL, TEATRO DE LA MAESTRANZA of SEVILLA, PHILARMONIC HALL VILNIUS,FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE AYAMONTE SPAIN… as well as in Italy TEATRO OLIMPICO of VICENZA, FESTIVAL PUCCINI of TORRE DEL LAGO, SERATE MUSICALI DI MILANO, SOCIETA’ dei CONCERTI of MILAN, SALA VERDI di MILAN …obtaining a lot of success and with immediate invitation for the following seasons.
He conduct important orchestras: ORCHESTRA NACIONAL DO PORTO, ORCHESTRA DEL NORTE, CONCERTGEBOUW KAMMERORCHESTER, SOLISTI DI PERUGIA, ZAGREB CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, ORCHESTRA SINFONICA ABRUZZESE, VIRTUOSI DI PRAGA, TALICH KAMMERORCHESTER, ARCHI DEL TEATRO ALLA SCALA, ORCHESTRA DI BOLOGNA, SALZBURG SOLISTEN, SINFONIETTA TEATRO LIRICO CAGLIARI…
He played also chamber music together important musicians like : Ysaye Quartett, Quartett Amazonia, Verdi Quartett and Gabriel Tacchinò.
He has also just carried out a successfull tour playing as soloists with the Moscow Soloists conducted by Yuri Bashmet , with the Prague Philarmonic playing Brahms concerto n° 1, Philamonie der Nationen in Hamburg..
His recording with Camerata Tokyo, Concert Hall and Klassik Audio received prize ( Japan best Cd of year ) and great critics.
Maurizio Moretti is currently art consulting of the EUROPA PHILHARMONIE ORCHESTRA and art director in the Ente Musicale of Nuoro .
He teaches at Conservatorio di musica di Cagliari, Italy, and at the famous Schola Cantorum in Paris ; he is member of jury in the most important piano competitions around the world, his students are winners of first prize at International Piano Competitions around the world.