photo of pianist Alessandro Riccardi in a warmly lit room. He is wearing a tuxedo and a bow tie.

Alessandro Riccardi will perform at Arts Place on Tuesday, January 21st at 7:00 pm. This event is free to the public. Riccardi was selected as one of the best graduating conservatory pianists in Italy in 2014. He studied with Dr. Robert Palmer at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana to pursue his Artist’s Diploma in Piano Performance.

Alessandro serves as a Piano Assistant at Ball State University and taught piano classes at the University of Yucatán in Merida (Mexico), the Conservatories of Livorno and Bolzano, the “Ritmi” Music School in Cecina and the “Vivaldi” Music School in Bolzano. He has been awarded first prizes in the VIII “Val Di Sole” National Music Competition, the XII “Bardolino” National Music Competition and the “Rotary Club Mascagni Livorno” Competition. In 2018, he was one of the 100 selected participants of the “F. Busoni” International Piano Competition.

Alessandro Riccardi’s recital will be hosted at the Hall-Moser Theatre at the Portland Center of Arts Place at 131 E. Walnut Street. Don’t miss the opportunity to hear this talented pianist live!