AIMS Wind Academy

Amedeo Salvato

Amedeo Salvato enjoys a career as a solo performer, chamber-music player and accompanist, partnering many different instrumentalists and singers. He began his piano studies at the age of 5 and graduated with honour grade at the Conservatorio S. Pietro a Majella, Naples, where he studied under Paolo Spagnolo and Antonio Florio. He, then, attended courses with Andrej Jazinskj at the Mozarteum Summer Academy of Salzburg, and with Aldo Ciccolini, Alain Menieur and Christian Ivaldi.
His intense musical activities led him playing all over Italy as well as Austria, Germany, Swiss, France, Spain, England, Sweden, Eastern Europe, Russia, Japan and South America. He has played in concert halls such as the Teatro San Carlo in Naples, Parco della Musica in Rome, Teatro Carlo Felice in Genova, Teatro Comunale and Teatro Manzoni in Bologna, Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza, Wiener Saal in Salzburg, Cuvilles Theatre in München, Palau de la Musica in Valencia, Italian Cultural Institute of London, Opera Theatre in Clermont-Ferrand, Turina Concert Hall in Sevilla, Old Parliament Hall in Budapest, Opera Theatre in Tirana, Concert Hall of the Gnessin Academy of Music in Moscow, Oji Hall in Tokyo, Fedora Aleman Concert Hall in Caracas.
He regularly performs with artists such as Sir James Galway, Emmanuel Pahud, Vicens Prats, José Luis Estellés, Albrecht Mayer, Wenzel Fuchs, Thomas Indermhüle among others. As repetiteur, Amedeo has worked with many
singers since an early age. In 2002 he was appointed official pianist by the International Singing Competition of Clermont Ferrand. Since then he has worked for several opera theatres such as Teatro Comunale di Bologna, Teatro Comunale di Ferrara, Teatro Ponchielli di Cremona, Opera de Rouen. From 2010 he is a member of “La Scuola dell’Opera Italiana” held by Teatro Comunale di Bologna, where he regularly coaches professional singers and piano accompanists as well. Since 2018 Amedeo is also teaching at Conservatorio “G. B. Martini” in Bologna.