Composer, Conductor, Performer pianist
Stefano Teani was born in Lucca in 1994.
He started playing the Piano at the age of eight years old and, in 2007, he was ammitted at the Istituto Musicale L. Boccherini of Lucca, under the guide of Maria Gloria Belli, with who he graduated in 2014 with full marks with honors and honorable mention.
In 2008 he was ammitted at the course of Composition of M. Pietro Rigacci, too, with who he graduated in 2017 with full marks. In 2016-17 he graduated in the Master of I Level in Applied Music” (film scoring) with full marks. Starting from 2009 he has had foreign experiences, partecipating twice (2009, 2010) at the masterclasses hosted by the “North London Piano School” in London, under the guide of relevant teachers, obtaining, in 2010, the public performance in the Duke’s Hall of the Royal Academy of Music.
In 2013 he has got the scholarship from the ISSM Boccherini that has led him at the Mozarteum of Salzburg, under the guide of the Master Aquiles Delle Vigne, performing in the University and in the Wiener Saal. He has also followed masters of international fame as Konstantin Bogino, Svetlana Bogino, Vladimir Ogarkov, Sonia Pahor, Vincenzo Balzani, Pietro De Maria and Oleg Marshev.
In 2014 and 2015, instead, he attended the composition masterclasses of the M˚ Girolamo Deraco. He then studied composition with Tristan Murail, Azio Corghi and Mauro Bonifacio.
He begins also to work as a repetiteur in the production of “Così fan tutte”, conducted by M˚ Janos Acs. Later on his repertoire has grown quickly with many opera productions, giving him the chance to work with conductors as Matteo Beltrami, P. Carignani, F. Haider and directors as Claudia Blersch, Renato Bonajuto and Riccardo Canessa.
In 2015 he obtained the eligibility in the international selecton for repetiteurs of the Academy of Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Furthermore, he starts his training under the guide of Mº Gustav Kuhn. In summer 2016 he has been chosen by Mº Riccardo Muti to attend his academy as a repetiteur. In 2019 the opera “Maximilian”, that he wrote together with Beomseok Yi, was premiered at the Tiroler Festspiele Erl, in Austria.
He studied Conducting with Günther Neuhold, Mauro Bonifacio, Giovanni Bartoli and Gustav Kuhn. He conducts symphonic and operatic repertoire, with a particular interest for contemporary music. Ho conducted many ensembles and orchestras, from the ISSM Boccherini Orchestra to the Orchestra da Camera del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.
He studied philosophy at Pisa University.