Since 2014 Elia Cecino is regularly invited to play solo recitals in venue such as Teatro Verdi in
Trieste, Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Fazioli Concert Hall in Sacile, Teatro Toniolo in Mestre, Teatro
degli Industri in Grosseto, Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza, Sala degli Affreschi of Società Umanitaria
and Spazio 89 in Milan, Bolzano Conservatory, Sala dei Giganti in Padova, Villa Carlotta in
Tremezzo, Auditorium della Gran Guardia and Società Letteraria in Verona, Palazzo De Nobili in
Catanzaro, Casa della Musica in Cosenza, Palazzo Litta in Milan, Casa Mozart in Rovereto,
Gesellschaft für Musiktheater in Vienna, Schloss Wolfsburg, Italian Culture Institute in Hamburg,
Palatul Culturii Iași, Aula de Cultura in Murcia, Teatro Thuillier in Caravaca de la Cruz, Dvorana
Glasbene Šole in Radovljica. In 2016 he took part in a concert tour in the USA.
He performed as soloist with the Sinfónica de Galicia, Düsseldorf Symphony Orchestra, Sichuan
Philarmonic, Bacau Philarmonic, FVG Orchestra, Morbegno Vivaldi Orchestra, Joven Orquesta
Leonesa, Empoli Busoni Orchestra, Complesso d’Archi del Friuli e del Veneto, Concentus Musicus
Patavinus Orchestra, Pordenone San Marco Orchestra.
Elia has also an intense chamber music activity in string duo and trio with whom performed in
festivals such as “Carniarmonie” in Ravascletto, “Armonie in Corte” in Udine, “Estate Concertistica
di Lamole” in Greve in Chianti, “Gioie Musicali” in Asolo, “Campus delle Arti” in Bassano, “I
concerti a Palazzo” for Ensamble Serenissima in Sacile. In December 2020 he collaborated with
cellist Mario Brunello on the occasion of 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth.
In October 2020 the label Suonare Records released his debut CD dedicated to Beethoven, Chopin
and Skrjabin and a monographic Chopin album is published in April 2021 by OnClassical. Some of
his recitals and interviews have been broadcast on Rai Radio 3, Radio Popolare, Rai Friuli Venezia
Giulia and Radio MCA. He participated in the TV show “Prodigi” for Unicef on air on Rai 1.
Winner of XXXVI Premio Venezia – competition for the best graduates of Italy – Elia was
awarded in Europe in international competitions among which Ciudad de Ferrol, Pozzoli in
Seregno, Casagrande in Terni, Schumann in Düsseldorf, Luciani in Cosenza, Tkaczewski in BuskoZdrój, Città di Albenga, Isidor Bajic in Novi Sad, Chopin in Budapest, Marciano in Vienna,
Bramanti in Forte dei Marmi.
Born in Italy in 2001, Elia began his studies at 9 with Maddalena De Facci and at 17 graduated
Summa cum Laude from Cesena Conservatory. In 2020 he achieved the Specialization Diploma of
the Accademia del Ridotto di Stradella with Andrzej Jasinski; he is studying with Eliso Virsaladze
at the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole.
He was selected to participate in masterclasses with acclaimed pianists such as A. Ciccolini, N.
Fisher, L. Zilberstein, A. Delle Vigne, C. Elton, P. Paleczny, P. Gililov, R. Risaliti, V. Balzani, A.
Lonquich, R. Dalibaltayan.
Since 2019 Elia is artist in residence at the “Luigi Bon” Foundation in Colugna di Tavagnacco.