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List of notable or famous pianists from Italy, with bios and photos, including the top pianists born in Italy and even some popular pianists who immigrated to Italy. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Italian pianists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These pianists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known pianist from Italy is included when available.

Famous Italian piano players include everyone from Ferruccio Busoni to Muzio Clementi.

This historic pianists from Italy list can help answer the questions "Who are some Italian pianists of note?" and "Who are the most famous pianists from Italy?" These prominent pianists of Italy may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Italian pianists.

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Anna Kravtchenko is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Pianists from Italy
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Anna Kravtchenko

Anna Kravtchenko is a Ukrainian classical pianist with an international career. She won the Busoni competition in 1992 and has been a piano teacher at the Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano from 2013. ...more

Age: 42

Birthplace: Kharkiv, Soviet Union

Armando Trovajoli, was an Italian film composer and pianist with over 300 credits as composer and/or conductor, many of them jazz scores for low-budget exploitation films of the Commedia all'italiana genre. He collaborated with Vittorio De Sica on a number of projects, including one segment of ...more

Age: Died at 96 (1917-2013)

Birthplace: Rome, Italy

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Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Pianists from Italy
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Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli was an Italian classical pianist. He is widely considered one of the greatest pianists of the twentieth century. ...more

Age: Died at 75 (1920-1995)

Birthplace: Brescia, Italy

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Brenno Ambrosini is an Italian pianist, born in Venetia, who is active in Spain. In 1990 he began performing with Mark Lubotsky. After being prized in the leading Spanish piano competitions he developed a pedagogical career and became involved in the Spanish contemporary music scene. He has ...more

Birthplace: Venice, Scorzè, Italy

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