Hefest Piano Quartet - Martinů

June 5, 2022 – 9.45 am
Palazzo Te, Sala dei Cavalli

Born in 2021, HEFEST Piano Quartet is a chamber ensemble made up of young artists who have already been awarded individually in international competitions.
All the members of the quartet are eclectic musicians, active as soloists, chamber musicians and members of important orchestras including the Carlo Felice Theater Orchestra in Genoa, the Mantua Chamber Orchestra, the Orchestra of the Arena di Verona Foundation, the Appassionata Orchestra. They are also active in the field of contemporary music, collaborating with festivals such as the Venice Biennale, Zagreb Biennale, Reate Festival, Trame Sonore, Jeunesses Musicales Poland etc.
Currently they are followed by Pierpaolo Maurizzi and the Trio di Parma, after having studied individually at renowned institutions such as the National Academy of Santa Cecilia, the Fiesole Music School, the “W. Stauffer ”of Cremona, ECMA, International Academy of Imola“ Incontri con il Maestro ”, Academy of Music of Pinerolo. Abroad they have performed at the University of Zagreb, the University of Graz, Joseph Haydn Konservatorium, the Conservatory of Italian Switzerland, the Conservatoire of Boulogne-Billancour (Paris).
HEFEST Piano Quartet is currently being expanded to become a truly multi-faceted chamber ensemble.

Elisa Spremulli violin
Vincenzo Starace viola
Chiara Burattini cello
Lucija Majstorović piano