biography

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Conservatorio di Musica “S. Cecilia”, Roma                              

Classic Lyceum “D. Alighieri”, Latina

Royal College of Music, London

University of Bologna

 

PRIZES

1981 - Ancona International Competition for Wind Instruments

1982 - Stresa International Competition

1982 - Palmi National Flute Competition

1984 - Città di Castello International Competition

 

AS TEACHER

Conservatorio di Musica “S. Cecilia”, Roma - 1985 - 86

Accademia Flautistica Veneta, Padova - actual position

               

MASTERCLASS & SEMINARS

New Jersey, USA - 1985

Cori, Italy - 1986, 1987, 1994

Bassiano, Italy - 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000

Sapri, Italy - 1987

Sezze, Italy - 1988

Montefiascone, Italy - 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991

Castel di Sangro, Italy - 1990

Sverdlovsk, Russia - 1991

S. Petersburg, Russia - 1991, 1994

Manhattan School of Music, New York, USA - 1996

“FluteDay”, Accademia Flautistica Veneta, Italy - 1999, 2000, 2001

Conservatorio di Musica di Castelfranco Veneto, Italy - 2000

 

PRINCIPAL CONCERTS - AS SOLOIST

Gruppo Strumentale Musica d’ oggi, Bologna

Festival Internazionale di Musica da Camera, Positano

Camerata Musicale Sulmonese, Sulmona

Campus Internazionale di Musica, Sermoneta

Autunno Musicale, Morlupo

Accademia di Francia, Roma

Festival Paisiello, Taranto

Festival Barocco, Viterbo

Festival Pontino, Latina

Festival Concerto Italiano, Latina

Incontri Musicali, Sorrento

Music Mounth, Caviola

Festival Internazionale delle Nazioni, Città di Castello

Musica d’ Estate, Positano

Gonfalone, Roma

International University Music Hall, Roma

Teatro Comunale, Teramo

Cameristi Lombardi, Brescia

Institut Culturel, Paris

Merkin Concert Hall, New York

Federal Hall, New York

N.Y. Historical Society, New York

Philarmonic Hall, Moscow

Philarmonic Hall, Sverdlovsk

Philarmonic Hall, Tumen

Philarmonic Great Hall, S. Petersburg

Zar Theatre at Ermitage, S. Petersburg

Smolnj Cathedral, S. Petersburg

K.B.S. Great Hall, Seoul

Glinka Hall, S. Petersburg

Manhattan School of Music, New York

Playhouse - International Festival Center, Adelaide

Rencontres Méditerranéennes, France

 

CONCERT WITH ORCHESTRAS (as member)

BUCAREST RADIOTELEVISION SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA - 1981

SANREMO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA - 1981

ACCADEMIA NAZIONALE DI S. CECILIA

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA - 1982/1986

 

RADIO - TV

RAI CORPORATION, New York - 1984

ROBERT SHERMAN LISTENING RADIO, New York - 1985

VATICAN RADIO, Rome - 1986

RADIOTRE, Italy - 1987

SVERDLOVSK TV, Russia - 1991

LENINGRAD TV, Russia - 1991

RAIUNO, Italy, Easter Concert in S. Petersburg - 1992

RADIODUE, Italy - 1993

VATICAN RADIO, Rome - 1993

RADIODUE, Italy - 1994

S. PETERSBURG RADIO, Russia - 1994

RAIUNO, Italy - 1995

VATICAN RADIO, Rome - 1995

TBC, Korean TV- 1996

SBS, Australian TV - 1997

RAI INTERNATIONAL - 1997

 

REVIEWS

“Great flutist with amazing stilistic maturity and a rich sound.

I’ m of the opinion that this artist should play for audiences all over the world” (IL TEMPO)

“The flutist Mr Zaralli made himself noticeable at Stresa”

(IL TEMPO)

“The flutist Zaralli confirms his artistic talent in a clever and musical performance” (IL MONDO DELLA MUSICA)

“He gave life and soul to his performance with dazzling virtuosity” (IL CORRIERE DELL’ UMBRIA)

“Mr Zaralli’ s tone was very appropriate to the sonatas by Bach and Marcello” (THE NEW YORK TIMES)

“One of the up and coming flutisti” (THE MONITOR)

“Famous and excellent flutist, with charming sound and clever interpretation” (IL TEMPO)

“Very active artist: not only an extra-class flutist, but also a talented organizer” (CIAS PIK)

“L’ un des plus grands flutistes contemporains italiens”

(MIDI LIBRE)

 

AUDIO - VIDEO RECORDINGS (CD - TAPE - VIDEO)

DAEDO RECORDS, Korea

CONCERTO ITALIANO, Italy

IL NINFEO, Italy

TIRRENO, Swiss

DE AGOSTINI, Italy

BULGARINI, Italy

 

BOOKS

MOZART, Concerti per flauto - Ypothekai

IN CONCERTO, Il controllo dell’ emotività nelle pubbliche esecuzioni - Concerto Italiano

SUONARE CON L’ ANIMA, Autocontrollo e sviluppo integrale - (Unpublished)

MULTIMEDIALITA' PER TUTTI - Argo

MUSICA IN JEANS - Bulgarini

LEZIONI DIGITALI - Academia Universa Press

 

AS MUSIC ORGANIZER

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF CONCERTO ITALIANO MUSIC FESTIVAL, Italy (1986 - 1991)

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF ITALIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL IN S. PETERSBURG, Russia (1994)

PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL AND COMPETITION, Italy (1997)

PRESIDENT AND TEACHER OF ACCADEMIA FLAUTISTICA VENETA, Italy (actual position)