Alessandro Soccorsi was born in L’Aquila in 1982 and started to play the piano at the age of ten years old. He graduated from the Conservatory “A.Casella” in L’Aquila in 2003 then continued his studies in the “Arts academy” in Rome with the pianist Konstantin Bogino then moved to Holland in 2008 where he studied for his master diploma at the Koninklijk Conservatorium in The Hague with the pianist Naum Grubert. He has collaborated as accompanist with musicians like Angelo Persichilli in the “Festival delle Nazioni ” in Città di Castello, Andrea Oliva in the “one-year flute course” in Bracciano. Other master classes include the flute master class with William Bennett in Amsterdam and bassoon master class with Sergio Azzolini in at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague and Rien de Reede in L’Aquila.
Recent collaborations include: accompanist for the strings, winds and percussion Department in the Conservatory “A.Casella” in L’Aquila for 2011 and 2012, the Opera2day , 4th and 5th International Festival and Masterclasses organized by “Mozart Italia Terni”.Alessandro has performed during his career througout Europe as soloist and also with ensembles in many festivals and music events, like “Pietre che cantano 2008” in L’aquila, the radio live“Koffieconcert” for Radio West at the Anton Philipszaal in The Hague and in the “Italian cultureinstitute” in Amsterdam Many other activities follow in the season 2011 and 2012 including concerts for “XVIII TEMPORADA Musical de la UdL”in Lleida, the concert season in“Nakas Conservatory” in Athens, the “ Muziekzomer Festival ”and in the Liszt Festival at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague where he played the 2nd Liszt Piano Concerto. He appeared as member of the ASKO Schoënberg Ensemble at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam for the concert season “Zaterdag Matinee”, as soloist with the Brabant Orkest in the Muziekgebouw in Eindhoven and participated for several chamber music concerts seasons in Italy for Associazione Amiternum”,“Società Concerti Barattelli”, “L’Officina musicale”, “Società filarmonica ascolana” performing in piano trio, duo with violin and flute, piano quartet.
His recent repertoire encompasses a large range of modern and contemporary composers such as Boulez,Jolivet,Sollima and Vivier, performed as soloist on the occasion of the Festival “The age of Boulez” organized by the “ Boulez Foundation” and “ Dag in de Branding: Festival voor Nieuwe Muziek”in the Hague and as chamber player for the “Leidse Hofjes Concerten” in Leiden and piano quintet with ensemble “Solisti Aquilani” in L'Aquila.Since 2012 Alessandro has been working with the youth orchestra EUYO and NJO auditions in Holland and in the Royal Conservatory of The Hague as accompanist.