Classical review

by Geoff Brown, May 18 2018   ★★★★★

Federico Colli paints Scarlatti with intoxicating vivacity

Recordings of the year

After some spirited debate and many hours of listening, the Presto Classical editorial team have decided to insert this album on Top 10 Recordings of 2018.

Awarded in London

UK Critics' Circle Music Awards

The Music Section of the Critics’ Circle included Federico Colli among the recipients of its 2018 Awards.
The award ceremony took place at the Royal Festival Hall on 10th May 2019, after playing Rachmaninov piano concerto no. 2 with the Philharmonia Orchestra under Andrew Nethsingha for the Southbank Centre Classical Season.

Rome Santa Cecilia Hall

Highly appreciated Federico Colli's debut under Juraj Valcuha and the Orchestra e Coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Amsterdam Concertgebouw

Federico Colli captivates featuring Rachmaninov Third Piano Concerto. Thrilling standing ovation at the Royal Concertgebouw for his sold out debut

Live in Dublin

Live broadcast on RTÉ lyric fm by Paul Herriott

Rio de Janeiro

An exciting performance of Federico Colli takes the audience to a standing ovation with the Orquestra Sinfônica Brasileira under Neil Thomson

London, amazing debut at the Royal Albert Hall

Great enthusiasm and warm applause from over 5,000 people

Live performance from Classic FM

Federico Colli has been playing two Scarlatti's beautiful Sonatas before opening the Turner Sims Piano Series in Southampton, England

Prestigious collaboration with Valery Gergiev

Thrilling experience with the Mariinsky Orchestra playing Rachmaninov Piano Concerto no. 3 in St Petersburg