Giovanni Allevi in concert

13 May 2008

The Allevilive tour, taking its name from the latest album (out last October) of the composer and pianist, a double live disc consisting of the unedited Aria and 26 compositions from Allevis fourth solo piano album (13 Dita from 1997, Composizioni from 2003, No Concept from 2005 and Joy from 2006).The end of November 2007 saw Joy Tour 2007, the first Giovanni Allevi DVD, filmed 26 August during a concert in Macerata.With Allevilive (60,000 copies sold Joy (110,000 copies) and No Concept (70,000 copies) Allevi Allievi reached numbers 53, 44 and 57in the Italian charts. They are distributed by Ricordi/ SonyBmg Music Entertainment and also available in digital form.With a first-class piano diploma from the Conservatory F. Morlacchi in Perugia and the same for composition from the Conservatory G. Verdi in Milan as well as a degre in Philosophy, Giovanni Allevi reworks the classical tradtion with contemporary pop themes.
By Insidecom Editorial Staff