Pianoduo Cristina Barbuti - Alexander Lonquich
Piano - Duo
In complete harmony and accord in the musical shaping, the couple offered a brilliant firework display(…) Ruhr Nachrichten 2006
In 1991 the artistically very versatile couple Cristina Barbuti and Alexander Lonquich established themselves as piano duo in Europe and were immediately received with highest critical acclaim from the medias and promoters.
Cristina Barbuti studied music in Ferrara and Brescia, philosophy and pedagogy at the University of Florence and has been studying classical and contemporary dance at the Rubin Academy of Music and Dance in Jerusalem.
After her studies she has been teaching at the UCLA (University California Los Angeles in lecture-recitals from 1988 to 1991.
Cristina Barbuti and Alexander Lonquich have very successfully performed at various Festivals and prestigious concert halls in Italy, Germany, Austria, Norway, the UK, Switzerland, Belgium, Israel and the US.
Together with the actress Vincenza Modica, Cristina Barbuti andAlexander Lonquichhave been teaching in Workshops for music and theatre for children and young adults for example at the Campus Internazionale – Sermoneta, Scuola di Musica – Fiesole and the Accademia pianistica – Imola.
The Piano Duo Lonquich/Barbuti is regularly cooperating with orchestras like the Orchestra di Camera di Mantova, the Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, the Camerata Salzburg and others.