A musical journey through the late twentieth
flautist Luisa Sello, a passionate interpreter of
contemporary music, who has been on the international
concert scene for many years, proposes Pierrot Solaire,
a fascinating new show in which the player accentuates
her artistic performance through a series of gestures.
interpreter becomes an actress in her own performance
and not only a mediator between the written page
and the audience. Gestures taken to their expressive
extreme underline the poetics of the composers and
exalt their intentions, in a mixture of symbology
reflecting the atmosphere, legends and places of
With a constant interest in contemporary music,
Luisa Sello has commissioned and premiered more
than 100 works. She collaborated with composers
like Franco Donatoni, Primo Ramovš, Josef
Anton Riedl, Salvatore Sciarrino and Aldo Clementi,
premiering their works in festivals such as the
Biennale of Venice, the Klang-Aktionen Munich, Musikprotokoll
Graz, Mittelfest, International Miami Festival,
Sello studied with Severino Gazzelloni at the Accademia
Chigiana in Siena and with Alain Marion at the Académie
Internationale de Nice, then with Conrad Klemm,
Glauco Cambursano, James Galway and Raymond Guiot.
After collaborating with the Orchestra of the Teatro
alla Scala of Milan under the direction of Riccardo
Muti, Luisa Sello pursued a career as a soloist.
She has played with artists such as Alirio Diaz,
Johannes Kropfitsch, Trevor Pinnock, the Nuovo Quartetto
Italiano, the Jess Trio Wien and with orchestras
such as I Virtuosi Italiani, the Salzburger Kammerorchester
and the Orchestra Milano Classica, performing the
complete Mozart's and Vivaldi's Concerti.
Sello is Gastprofessor at the Universität für
Musik of Graz. She has been invited to hold master
classes and advanced courses at the Universities
of Vienna, Koln, and Madrid and at the Conservatories
of Moscow, Beijing, and Buenos Aires.
received an university degree in Foreign Languages
and Literature and published essays on the relationship
between music and literature. She also writes poetry
and was awarded several literary prizes.