Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli – Essential

Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli

Italian pianist

Benedetti Michelangeli married Giulia Linda Guidetti
Secretary organized concerts and dates
Benedetti Michelangeli reflects on post-concert solitude
Last public performance in Hamburg
Benedetti Michelangeli arranges Italian folk songs.
Benedetti Michelangeli taught Maurizio Pollini
Benedetti Michelangeli praised for early Beethoven performances.
Benedetti Michelangeli's usual date of birth.
Benedetti Michelangeli's claimed date of birth.
Graduated with honours from Milan Conservatory
Finished 7th in Ysaÿe International Festival
Won 1st prize in Geneva International Music Competition
Benedetti Michelangeli's performances in London
Returned to music after WWII at 5th Chopin Festival in Warsaw
First US tour; orchestral debut at Carnegie Hall with NY Philharmonic
Solo debut at Carnegie Hall
Taught in Arezzo with a break due to ill health between 1953 and 1955
Played Mozart concertos with NDR Orchestra
Benedetti Michelangeli's last concert in Hamburg
Benedetti Michelangeli died in Lugano, Switzerland
Michelangeli competed in the Mille Miglia road race (three times)