April 19-21 - Production

April 19-21, 2016
Bilkent University, Faculty of Music and Performing Arts

Duo Alterno Residency
Bilkent Composition and Bilkent Saygun Center

Bilkent Composition at Music Department and Bilkent Saygun Center welcomed pianist-composer Riccardo Piacentini and soprano Tiziana Scandaletti for a three-day residency. The events were open to Bilkent University students and staff members, as well as to anyone whom it may interest.

Riccardo Piacentini – pianist, composition professor at the Milan Conservatory
Tiziana Scandaletti – soprano, professor at the Nicolini Conservatory in Piacenza


Tuesday, 19 April
Colloquium Talk:
Riccardo Piacentini – “foto-musica con foto-suoni for museums”, a new musical technique for counterpointing human voice, acoustic and electronic instruments and environmental sounds
Time: 10:40 – 12:30
Place: Music Building, Studio 250

Wednesday, 20 April
Concert – Dolce Cominciamento (Contemporary Italian Songs)
Music by Berio, Morricone, Landini, Piacentini, Bo and Gentile

Time: 20:00 – 21:30
Place: Bilkent Concert Hall

Thursday, 21 April
Riccardo Piacentini & Tiziana Scandaletti – “The Contemporary Voice”

Time: 9:40 – 11:30 and 12:00 – 13:30
Place: Music Building, Studio 250

For a biography of Tiziana Scandaletti:

For a biography of Riccardo Piacentini:

For more information about the events of Bilkent Composition Department:

You can visit the official announcement about this event via the following link:

External Page

Concert Poster

April 20 - Production