The Italian guitarist Filomena Moretti, born in Sassari in 1973, graduated from the Sassari Conservatoire and was awarded the first prize. She continued her studies with Ruggero Chiesa and won several international competitions: 1985-1987 Premier Prix and « Mention Spéciale » at the Competition Mondovi; 1991 Premier Prix «Golfo degli Angeli» at the Competition Cagliari; 1992 Second Prize «E. Pujol» at the International Competition of Sassari; 1993 Premier Prix at the International Competition of Stresa; 1993 Second Prize at the Competition Fernando Sor de Rome; 1995 Premier Prix et mention spéciale at the International Competition of Alessandria; 1996 Premier Prix at the Competition de l’A.R.A.M. In 1993, she obtained a grant to pursue her studies with Oscar Ghihlia at the Chiagana Academy in Sienna.
Filomena Moretti has played in Italy and throughout Europe. She has been invited by some of the most prestigious musical institutions: The Spiegelsaal im Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe in Hamburg, the Gartensaal im Schloß Wolfsburg, the Zitadelle of Berlin, Kiel, the Chopin Foundation in Warsaw, Krakow (twice in a row), by the «Societa dei concerti» of the Verdi Conservatoire in Milan, and then again at the “Salone della Musica” in Turin, and by the Musicora in Paris. She took part in several master-classes with A. Diaz, D. Russel, J. Bream, J. Tomas and M. Barrueco.
Filomena Moretti also performed with leading orchestras. Her extensive repertoire includes the most... Read More