Ginevra Bassetti, violin
Francesca Giglio, cello
Marianna Pulsoni, piano
Hermes Piano Trio was formed in 2019 by the violinist Ginevra Bassetti, the pianist Marianna Pulsoni and the cellist Francesca Giglio, the Trio soon attracted the attention of the Italian youth music scene.
The Trio has performed in numerous Festival in Italy and abroad, such as Festival dei due Mondi (Spoleto), Società Aquilana dei Concerti “B.Barattelli” (L’Aquila), Liszt Chamber Music Festival (Roma), Amici della Musica di Modena, Musica Insieme Bologna GoG Giovine Orchestra Genovese (Genova) and the Festival delle Nazioni in Città di Castello, l’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, la Società Letteraria di Verona, l’Unione Musicale di Torino, l’Accademia Filarmonica Romana.
Absolute prizewinners of the European Music Competition Moncalieri (Torino), first prizewinners in Premio Crescendo International Music Competition (Firenze) and third prizewinners in the Odin International Music Competition, the Trio is currently studying his repertoire with Trio di Parma and Pierpaolo Maurizzi at the Conservatorio “A.Boito” in Parma, where obtained the Masters degree in Chamber Music.
In addition, the Trio is currently a student of the Advanced Training Course of Chamber Music at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia.
The Trio had the opportunity to partecipate in several masterclasses, working with musicians like Evgeny Sinaisky (MUK – Music and Arts Private University in Vienna), Andrea Lucchesini, Adrian Pinzaru, Danusha Waskiewicz and also had lessons with Abel Tomàs, Arnau Tomàs and Jonathan Brown from Cuarteto Casals.
The Trio has also had the pleasure of deepening his study of the repertoire with musicians such as Andrea Lucchesini, Antonio Valentino, Ives Savary, Mark Messenger, Jennifer Stumm, Simone Gramaglia, Patrick Jüdt.
In 2021 the Trio was selected by M° Simone Gramaglia to join the network of “Le Dimore del Quartetto” and by M° Bruno Giuranna to take part in the specialization courses of the Accademia Chigiana in Siena, where they had the honour of performing in concert at the Palazzo Chigi Saracini.
In 2022, again thanks to the collaboration with Le Dimore del Quartetto, the group was the only Trio recipient of a scholarship that allowed them to perfect their skills with teachers from the Royal College of Music in London.
Individually, the members of the Trio have achieved their diplomas at the Conservatories “Santa Cecilia” in Rome, “Alfredo Casella” in L’Aquila and “Giuseppe Martucci” in Salerno, perfecting themselves with teachers such as Lukas Hagen, Marco Rizzi, Adrian Pinzaru;Gianluca Giganti, Bruno Delepelaire, Patrick Demenga;Drahomira Biligova, Alessandro Deljavan e Daniel Buranovsky, also obtaining important individual awards.
Ginevra Bassetti plays a violin Giorgio Gatti 1911
Francesca Giglio plays a cello Boemo anonimous 1820
Photo Credits Tommaso Cassinis