International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for pianists

Vincenzo De Martino, Italy

Participant data

Name of the educational insititution Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre, Vilnius
Teacher Jurgis Karnavičius

Vincenzo De Martino (b. 1992) was born in Cagliari, in Italy. In 2011–2015 he studied in Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina State Conservatory with the prof. Maria Lucia Costa. From 2015 to 2017 the pianist studied with prof. Jurgis Karnavičius at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre where he was awarded the Master's Degree diploma. Currently in LAMT Vincenzo is continuing his PhD studies in Piano Performance. The pianist has participated in masterclasses led by Gabrielius Alekna, Gintaras Januševičius, Kevin Kenner, Francesco Libetta, Jean-Marc Luisada, Orazio Maione, Mati Mikalai, Claudio Martinez-Mehner, Fali Pavri, Mūza Rubackytė, Pavel Smilkov, and Andrius Žlabys. He is a laureate of several national and international competitions. In 2019 he was awarded by the President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė for his artistic achievements.

I round program

  1. Johann Sebastian Bach | Partita No. 5 · G major · BWV 829
  2. Paul Hindemith | Piano Sonata No. 2
  3. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Fields Of Home" · Blooming Lily Of The Valley · op. 31

II round program

  1. Stasys Vainiūnas | "Eight Moods" Dalys: 5 · op. 43
    • No. 7
    • No. 1
    • No. 3
    • No. 5
    • No. 6
  2. Maurice Ravel | "Miroirs" Dalys: 2
  3. Franz Liszt | Après une lecture du Dante. Fantasia quasi Sonata

III round program

  1. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | Piano Concerto No. 17 · G major · KV 453