Instrumentalist - Piano
About

Pianist Alessio Bax creates “a ravishing listening experience” (Gramophone) with his lyrical playing, insightful interpretations, and dazzling facility. First Prize winner at the Leeds and Hamamatsu international piano competitions—and a 2009 Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient—he has appeared as soloist with over 100 orchestras, including the London and Royal Philharmonic orchestras, the Dallas and Houston symphonies, the NHK Symphony in Japan, the St. Petersburg Philharmonic with Yuri Temirkanov, and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra with Sir Simon Rattle.

 

Posted: Sep-4-2014
Latest News

The October edition of Pianist Magazine features Alessio Bax on the cover.

Posted: Oct-17-2014
Latest Acclaim

“[Simone] Lamsma was … joined by Italian-born pianist Alessio Bax. The opening dotted-rhythm theme sprung buoyantly from Bax’s hands, passed seamlessly to Lamsma, and throughout the movement the duo created moods alternately noble and anxious.... The pair combined in the last movement to create a playful atmosphere evocative of the finale of the composer’s Violin Concerto. Throughout Bax was a sensitive accompanist, though impressively bravura when called to be.”

— Chicago Classical Review
Posted: Jan-19-2015
Latest Recording

Alessio Bax returns to disc on Signum with two masterworks of Beethoven’s piano repertoire, as well as a new arrangement from 'Die Ruinen von Athen'.

Posted: Sep-8-2014
Latest Video
Posted: Dec-11-2012