An ‘artist whose overwhelming musicality goes beyond his instrument’ (Il Sole24Ore)
“For people who want to be artists, the first thing is to be open.” Sean (YCAT-Artist Administrator) imagines life growing up in the idyllic hills of Umbria, learns about life as a classical accordionist in 2020, and asks: which new directions will Samuele explore next?
Winner of #iorestoacasa e #suonoperte | Divertimento Ensemble's contest
Samuele wins the online contest of Divertimento Ensemble. He will be invited to play a solo concert during RONDò season 2021.
Pomp and Circumstances | YCAT & CAG
A coproduction between YCAT and CAG. Pomp and Circumstances with words from Shakespeare’s Othello. Dedicated to all who graduated without fanfare and family.
Living-room live concerts
Watch the online concert broadcasted by Living-room live Program: Summer, from “Four seasons” – A.Vivaldi Prelude n.6 op.23 – S.Rachmaninoff Musica Ricercata (N.3-4-6-7) – G.Ligeti Devoted to I.Stravisnky – V.Runchak
Samuele Telari on Classic fm – At home series
Check out the new video on Classic FM!
New CD with DUO ESSENTIA, Broken Shake (L&C – Ema vinci records)
On 1st of May the first CD of Duo Essentia has been released. It is a completely modern program, with new pieces composed and adapted for Samuele and Alice and other well-known pieces. You can listen here
New video on YouTube channel!
Take a look at Samuele’s YoouTube channel and listen the new videos. Performances from Klingenthal Wettbewerb (2015).
Concerts cancelled due to COVID-19
Almost all the concerts of the 2020 season has been cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic. Ryedale Festival, Aldebourgh Festival, Verbier Festival, Deal Music&Arts Festival, Proms at St.Jude’s, Villa Solomei Festival and Accademia degli Sfaccendati had to cancel their seasons. Soon there will be announced 2021 dates.
New IGTV Series – Goldberg Variations
Take a look at the new IGVT series on Samuele’s Instagram page. Exracts from the concert in Kragujevac of last November, during the Festival Accordion Soloists 2019.
Duo Essentia – Festival Nuova Consonanza
Duo Essentia performed pieces by Fujikura, Cardini, Tiensuu and a première by Riccardo Santoboni. You can listen some extracts from the concert
Dialoghi sul Comporre Meeting
Samuele was a guest during the Dialoghi sul Comporre meeting in Reggio Emilia. A weekend with musicians, composers and performers who shared the most innovative ideas and pieces. Listen Exaptation III, by Simone Cardini
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From 1st to 9th of December, Samuele has been around Spain for a tour of concerts as winner of the last edition of Accordion competition that take place in Arrasate/Mondragon. It’s one of the oldest and most famous accordion competition. Samuele was the second Italian accordionist who won it. During this tour he performed two new works composed by Italian composers Corrado Rojac and Simone Cardini and Goldberg Variations BWV 988 by Bach.
Samuele has been selected by YCAT for representation!
During final auditions that took place in in London – Wigmore Hall, Samuele, with all the other finalists, was selected by YCAT. That’s a turning point in his career : in fact YCAT is, since 36 years, a leading worldwide charity that understands how to identify, nurture and build the careers of talented young musicians.