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Aldo Dotto
Aldo performed in important theaters and concert   halls in Europe such as the Sala Koncertowa in Katowice (Poland), the Theater ‘San Carlos’ in Lisboa, The Wiener Saal and the Solitar of the Salzburg’s  Mozarteum, the Chopin’s hall in Seville (Spain), the  Theater Slaski in Bytom (Poland), the ‘Lipinski’ Music  Academy in Wroclaw, the Italian Institute of culture  in Warsaw, the Teatro Marcello and Villa Torlonia in Rome, Festival ‘Letnie Koncerty’ in Warsaw, Museo Orsanmichele in Firenze (Italy), Teatro De Gil Vicente  in Coimbra (Portugal)and many others. 
Katowice: Sala Koncertowa Salzburg: Wiener Saal Firenze (Museo Orsanmichele) with Orchestra da Camera Fiorentina, conductor Francesco Bossone
As a soloist he played the with the Orchestra  ‘Alfredo Catalani’ conducted by M. Fabbri, with  the Giovane Orchestra d’Abruzzo conducted by  P. Veleno, with the Orchestra da Camera  Fiorentina conducted by F. Bossone and J.F. Lobo. As a piano accompanist he played the Petite  Messe Solennelle by Gioacchino Rossini with the soprano Katia Ricciarelli, the Carmina Burana by  Carl Orff, the Mozart’s concert aria ‘Ch’io mi  scordi di te’ with the soprano Michelle Buscemi  and the Orchestra da Camera Fiorentina. 
Coimbra (Portugal): Teatro De Gil Vicente Lucca (Oratorio degli angeli custodi) with Orchestra 'Alfredo Catalani'
He made researches and wrote a book about the  polish composer Karol Szymanowski, published by  Ets Edition (Pisa, 2014) and an article published on  the musical magazine ‘Codice 602’ (Sillabe Edition,  2016). Afterwards these publications he was invited  to give lectures and concerts by the Conservatories  in Lucca, Pisa, La Spezia Siena, by the Italian  Institute of Culture in Warsaw and the Polish  Institute  of Culture in Roma. 
Aldo Dotto was born in Pisa in 1988. He  completed his musical studies, under the guidance of M° Giorgio Fazzi at the ‘L. Boccherini’ Conservatory in Lucca, where he got both the bachelor and master degree in piano and the fourth year diplom in composition with M° Pietro Rigacci.  Subsequently he studied with M° Aquiles Delle Vigne at the International Piano Academy in Coimbra and with the pianist Anna Gòrecka and Maria Swajger-Kulakowska at the  ‘Szymanowski’ Music Academy in Katowice (Poland), where he obtained his second master degree in piano performance and chamber  music. Very important for his musical developement were also the numerous masterclasses and lessons with reknown  professors such as M° Andrzej Jasinski and Jozef Stompel.  
Lucca, Chiesa monumentale di San Francesco Lucca, playing Carmina Burana by Carl Orff
During and after his studies Aldo received prizes in several national and  international piano competition: ‘Silver-Busoni’ in Empoli (first prize, 2016), ‘Roma  2009’ (second prize), ‘Region de Murcia’ competition for piano and orchestra (third  prize, 2015), ‘Maria Giubilei’ in Sansepolcro (first prize and special prize for the best  interpretation of a contemporary work by Ada Gentile). His recordings include a CD  and a DVD for the Carter Larsen Foundation (Texas).