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flutist and conductor

Stefano Bagliano

Stefano Baglianois one of the virtuoso flautists (blockflute/recorder/flute à bec) who are today achieving a growing appreciation at an international level. He performed intensively as a soloist for prestigious festivals and institutions in all Europe, USA, Canada, Japan, China, Israel, Turkey, such as Carnegie Hall of New York, Moscow Conservatory, Ishibashi Memorial Hall Tokio, Beijing and Tianjin Conservatories, Gasteig of Munich, Universitat fur Musik of Vienna, Lubiana International Festival, Minoritensaal and Musikverein of Graz, Sounding Jerusalem Festival, Amici della Musica of Florence, Società del Quartetto of Milan/Musica e Poesia a San Maurizio, Concerts of Palazzo Venezia in Rome broadcasted by the italian Radio Rai 3, etc., always witha greatsuccess. 

Founder of the Collegium Pro Musica, the Baroque Orchestra of Genoa, as a conductor of his ensemble he performed with famous singers like E. Kirkby, R. Invernizzi, G. Bertagnolli, K. King. As a soloist with orchestra he performed with formations such as Les Boreades of Montreal, Solisti della Scala of Milan, Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Mainzer Kammerorchester, Academia Montis Regalis Turin, Ensemble Baroque de Nice, Orchestra da Camera di Padova e del Veneto, Orchestra Toscanini of Parma, Accademia I Filarmonici Verona, Istanbul Chamber Orchestra.

Bagliano made several recordings (more than twenty of them as a soloist, with works by Vivaldi, Telemann, J.S. and C.P.E. Bach, Sammartini, Fiorenza, Marcello, Quantz etc.) for labels among them Brilliant Classics, Stradivarius, Dynamic, ASV Gaudeamus and for the italian musical magazines CD Classics, Orfeo and the prestigious Amadeus, achieving thus enthusiastic appreciations from the international critics. Among the several recordings, the complete Vivaldi Chamber Concertos (3 CDs for Brilliant Classics) received some 5 stars rewievs: among them, on the american magazine “Fanfare” (USA, march 2013) James Altena wrote “Bagliano is as fine a virtuoso on his instrument as I’ve ever heard”.

He is the art director of the International Festival of Chamber Music “Le Vie del Barocco” of Genoa. He taught recorder and baroque praxis in several musical courses and masterclasses for various institutions, among which ISA International Summer Academy of the University of Vienna, Akademie fur Alte Musik of Bremen, Royal College of London, Hochschule fur Musik of Stuttgart, Gnessin Institute of Moscow, BRS Boston Recorder Society, Conservatory of Oporto, Société Valaisanne de la Flute Sion, Accademia Europea di Musica Antica of Bolzano, Early Music Courses of Anghiari/Tuscany, Early Music Courses of Urbino and many italian Conservatories.

He is the director of the Early Music Department (the bigger in Italy), and professor of blockflute and early ensemble music, at the State Conservatory “Pedrollo” of Vicenza, Italy.



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