VIII International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for Chamber Ensembles.

VIII International Stasys Vainiūnas Competition for Chamber Ensembles.

Duo Sabatini-Rugani

Participant data

Name of the educational insititution Accademia Internazionale Musicale di Roma, Rome
Teacher Laura Pietrocini

Ensemble members

Daniele Sabatini Italy Violin
Simone Rugani Italy Piano

"The Duo Sabatini-Rugani", who consists of Daniele Sabatini (violin) and Simone Rugani (piano), is actively performing at the European concert scene, playing a vast repertoire ranging from classicism to contemporary music. Members of the ensemble study at the International Music Academy in Rome with Marco Fiorentini and Laura Pietrocini. They became prizewinners at the competition "Campus delle Arti" (2014) and got to the semifinal at the Salieri-Zinetti Chamber Music Competition (2017). "Duo Sabatini-Rugani" participated in masterclasses led by Konstantin Bogino, Benjamin Schmid, Jan Bjoranger, and Marian Hahn.

I round program

  1. Ludwig van Beethoven | Violin Sonata No. 7 · C minor Op. 30
  2. Stasys Vainiūnas | Sonata for Violin and Piano · Op. 38

II round program

  1. Johannes Brahms | Violin Sonata No. 2 ("Meistersinger") · A major Op. 100
  2. Alfred Schnittke | Violin Sonata No. 1 ·