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Name: Mario Parrella
Skills: Accompanist, Conductor, Player, Soloist (Pianist and Conductor; accompanist for Singers and Chamber Music.)
Phone: +39 35 595 578
Address: via S. Zeno 64, Comun Nuovo (Bg) 24040, Italy
Links: Website     E-mail
- Short Biography - Italian born in Aversa (Caserta), started to study music since he was 3 years old. After his coming to Northern Italy, he continued his musical studies as pianist at the "Conservatorio G. Verdi" in Milan, under the guide of Alberto Colombo. After graduation, prosecuted his studies with the famous russian pianist Lazar Berman.

- Recitals and Competitions - Mario Parrella did give many Recitals for the most important Musical Associations in Italy and abroad. Winner of many International Piano Competitions in 1995 started to study Conducting, and made his debut with the Jupiter Ensemble in 1999 giving recitals dedicated to A. Corelli, G.F.Haendel and J. S. Bach. Actually Mario Parrella is the Musical and Artistic Principal of the "Coro Lirico Bresciano".

- Conducting and Opera - Mario Parrella won in 1995 a International Competition for Assistent at the "Teatro alla Scala" of Milan and there started to study Analisis with Salvatore Sciarrino and Conducting under the guide of Armando Gatto. At the "La Scala" he took part to the staging and performance of many spectacles of the Opera's season. He worked with the most famous guest Conductors of the Theatre and with Riccardo Muti, the Principal Conductor at "La Scala".



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