During Maurizio Moretti's career spanning more than two decades, Maurizio Moretti has played regularly in the most famous European concert halls, including those of Berlin, Vienna, Moscow, Amsterdam, Prague, Milan, Budapest, Frankfurt, Madrid, Stockholm, Moscow, Tokyo, Beijing, Paris (salle Gaveau and Pleyel), Shanghai...and many others.
Pupil of famous Aldo Ciccolini in Paris he play regularly with orchestras such as the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Moscow Symphony Orchestra, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Kiev Philharmonic Orchestra, European Community Chamber Orchestra, Stockholm Chamber Orchestra, I Solisti del Teatro alla Scala, the Salzburg Chamber Soloists, I Solisti di Perugia, Nacional orchestra of Portugal, Filarmonici di Torino, Teatro Lirico di Cagliari, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto, Orchestra di Bologna and many others. He also devote to chamber music playing with Quator Ysaye , Quator de La Scala , Vilnius Quartet and Gabriel Tacchino piano duo.
He has recently signed a contract with the prestigious Decca London to record CD dedicated to Tchaikovsky he also recorded Mozart’s piano concertos (solo and conductor) two CDs for piano duo as well as CDs with music by Liszt and Wagner for piano. Next year will be also ready his last recordings a CD with Brahms Piano Concerto n. 2 together American National Orchestra. The Washington Post wrote about him "a real poet of piano...the magical sound of Moretti transform the recital in a unforgettable experience"
Born in Cagliari, he studied piano under Ida Allegretto at the Conservatory of his town and then for five years with Aldo Ciccolini at CNSM de Paris who wrote about him: "an extraordinary rhythmical vitality, a special inborn musical treatment of sound and a great technical capacity which characterize his pianism. He is surely one of the most talented and original exponents of Italian pianism”.
Maurizio Moretti is currently artistic director of the International Piano festival in Cagliari and artistic director of the Ente Musicale di Nuoro and Accademia Internazionale Pianistica in Italy.
He is an outstanding piano professor: he is currently full professor at famous Schola Cantorum in Paris where he teaches piano Master classes. Furthermore, he is invited guest professor at the renowned Kusatsu Festival and Academy in Japan and has taught Master classes all around the world including Budapest Liszt Academy , Shanghai Conservatory, Beijing Central Conservatory, Barcelona Conservatorio Superiore...