Young Artist Concert 7
Tuesday 24th March 2020
About This Event
Concert 7 of the New Generation Concert Series, starring harpist Stefania Scapin.
Tuesday 24th March 2020
Young Artist Concert 7 - Andermatt Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul
Stefania Scapin – Harp
Benjamin Britten – Suite for Harp, op. 83
Nino Rota – Sarabanda and Toccata
Jean-Michel Damase – Fantaisie pour harpe sur des motifs des “Contes d’Hoffmann”
Jacques de la Presle – Le Jardin Mouillé
Domenico Scarlatti – Sonata in A major, K. 208
Domenico Scarlatti – Sonata in F minor, K. 19
Claude Debussy – Clair de Lune from Suite Bergamasque, L. 75
Carlos Salzedo – Ballade, op. 28
This concert will also be performed in Florence on Friday 20th March. For tickets and further information, please visit www.newgenerationfestival.org.
Stefania Scapin is an italian harpist born in 1992 near Venice, she started to play the harp at the age of eight and graduated with the highest mark at the A. Buzzolla Conservatory in Adria. In 2015 she moved to London and attended the Royal Academy of Music for a Year-in Diploma, studying with Karen Vaughan and Skaila Kanga.
She won different harp competitions, as the Third Prize at the prestigious “Abbado Prize Competition for the Italian Arts”, the Second Prize at the “Città di Treviso” international music competition and the Second Prize at the “Riviera della Versilia” in Tuscany.
She attended several masterclasses in Italy and in Europe with international harpists like Margherita Bassani, Isabelle Perrin, Skaila Kanga, Emmanuel Ceysson, Marisa Robles and Park Stickney.
Since 2012 she has played in various type of chamber music ensemble, like the Adria Harp Ensemble, the Royal Academy of Music Harp Ensemble in London, the De Angelis Ensemble in Florence and the Ventaglio d'Arpe Harp Orchestra in Udine.
She performed as First Harp in the Italian Youth Symphonic Conservatories' Orchestra, with whom she played concerts in Udine, Trieste, Rome, Belgrad, Novi Sad with M° Giuseppe Grazioli and M° Bruno Aprea as conductors.
From 2015 to 2016 she studied with M° Fabrice Pierre in Milan and with M° Patrizia Tassini at the J. Tomadini Conservatory in Udine where she is now attending her Master Degree in Harp Solo Performance. More over she is currently attending the Universitat fur Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Vienna as Erasmus student in order to complete and perfect her music education.