Featured Artist: Rodrigo Lucius Derzié

Featured Artists

Last chance to enjoy the talent of Rodrigo Lucius Derzié

The musicianship of pianist Rodrigo Derzié ranges from genres as classical music to Brazilian popular music. Graduated in Piano Performance with a Master of Music Degree at Mannes College and a Bachelor of music Degree at Escola de Música – UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – Music School ), Rodrigo Derzié has won prizes in piano competitions as first prize in Concurso Artlivre, performed in venues such as the Mannes Concert Hall-NY , Instituto Histórico e Geográfico de Alagoas – Brazil, attended master classes with renowned pianists such as Richard Goode and Arnaldo Cohen, performed as soloist the piano and orchestra piece “Noches em los jardins de España” along with OSUFRJ. Experienced in chamber music, he attended music festival Femusc where he performed in Oboe-Piano Duo.

Rodrigo Derzié is committed to matching sound refinement and virtuosity with the most sincere inner expression, always being loyal to the composer`s text. Broadening his musical horizons, Rodrigo is exploring areas such as free-style improvisation, having successfully performed publicly in different formations, and Brazilian popular music/Bossa Nova.

Catch Rodrigo’s final Trattoria Machiavelli appearance on Monday, September 8th!