VIDEO PODCAST: John Dante Prevedini leads a discussion about Youth Involvement in Classical Music - this specially extended illustrated feature includes contributions from Christopher Morley, Gerald Fenech, Halida Dinova, Patricia Spencer and Roderic Dunnett.
Karl Fiorini was born in Malta in 1979. He studied at Malta University with Charles Camilleri, and at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal College of Music in London.
He was joint winner of Boston University's ALEAIII International Composition Competition in September 2004. He's artistic director of Malta's International Spring Orchestra Festival and has been composer in residence at Portugal's Orquestra do Norte and at the Conservatoire in Avignon. He lives in Paris.
His works include the acclaimed Trio 'Lamina' for violin, clarinet and piano, and Solitudni fil-Belt for narrator, mezzo, violin/viola, clarinet/bass clarinet and piano.
CD Spotlight. Modern Concertos - Music by Karl Fiorini, heard by Howard Smith. '... edgy, demanding works ...'