Scipione Sangiovanni

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Contestant 17 Scipione Sangiovanni is defending the Italian colours at Top of the World. An outstanding choice, if one is to judge from his track record.

Having graduated in 2006 from Conservatory “Tito Schipa” of Lecce, Scipione has gone on to play at many of the World’s most prestigious stages, namely Steinway Hall (Miami), Palau de la Musica Catalana (Barcelona), Aula Magna Universita (Roma), Hongtai Concert Hall (Xiamen) and Casa de Musica (Porto), amongst others.

He has been impressive in previous competitions, having won 1st Prize at “Città di Marsala”International Piano Competition , 1st Prize at “Premio Monopoli” International Piano Competition, 1st Prize at “Premio Chopin” International Piano Competition and 1st Prize and the Contempory Prize at “Svetislav Stancic” International Piano Competition. He also finished as runner up in 8 others and was semifinalist in the Maria Callas Gran Prix, the Scottish
International Piano Competition and in China International Piano Competition.

Currently Scipione is studying with Ippazio Ponzetta at the “International Piano Academy.

Here’s Sangiovanni performing Chopin’s “Polonaise Op. 22”

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