About Alex

Described by Limelight Magazine as “a soloist of superb skill and musicality”, twenty-three year old Australian pianist Alex Raineri is currently based both in Brisbane and Melbourne and is an active recitalist, concerto soloist and chamber musician.

He has toured in California, South-East Asia, United Kingdom, New Zealand, Germany and has a vast amount of recital and chamber music engagements in Australia including regular broadcasts on ABC Classic FM and the MBS Networks. He has performed concertos with the Queensland, Tasmanian, Darwin and West Australian Symphony Orchestras, Southern Cross Soloists, Orchestra Victoria, Queensland Pops Orchestra, Four Winds Festival Orchestra, Bangalow Festival Orchestra and the Queensland Conservatorium Chamber Orchestra.… Continue reading

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Short Biography

Described by Limelight Magazine as “a soloist of superb virtuosic skill and musicality”, Australian pianist Alex Raineri is an active recitalist, concerto soloist and chamber musician.

International performances include tours throughout California, South-East Asia, United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, Germany and Austria.… Continue reading

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Full Biography

Described by Limelight Magazine as “a soloist of superb virtuosic skill and musicality”, Australian pianist Alex Raineri (b.1993) is active as a recitalist, concerto soloist, chamber musician, curator and educator.

International performances include tours in California, South-East Asia, United Kingdom, Ireland, New Zealand, Germany and Austria.… Continue reading

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Curriculum Vitae

Alex Raineri (pianist) – Curriculum Vitae

Personal Details:

  • Full name: Alexander Phillip Raineri
  • Date of Birth: 19th March 1993
  • Address: PO Box 1916, New Farm, QLD Australia 4005
  • Phone: +61 (0)405 900 715
  • Email: alexraineri@bigpond.com
  • Website: alexraineri.com

Employment:

  • Sessional position ‘associate artist / accompanist’ at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Griffith University (2017-present)
  • Sessional position ‘associate artist / accompanist’ at the University of Queensland (2016-present)
  • Southern Cross Soloists (http://southernxsoloists.com) – pianist (2015-present)
  • Kupka’s Piano (http://kupkaspiano.com) – pianist and co-artistic director (2012-2018)

Discography

  • ‘Transfiguration’ (2018) solo album
  • ‘Inventions’ (2018) solo album (6x world premiere recordings)
  • ‘I’ll Walk Beside You’ (2018 – ABC Classics) Teddy Tahu Rhodes and the Southern Cross Soloists
  • ‘braneworlds’ (2017) Kupka’s Piano (4x world premiere recordings)

Education / Qualifications:

  • Currently completing Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Griffith University, under the supervision of Dr.
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Chamber Music

WP = World Premiere // AP = Australian Premiere // EP = European Premiere // AUP – Austrian Premiere —————————————————————————————————————-

Ablinger, Peter: Weiss/Weisslich No. 4 (piano and unspecified instrumentation) AP

Adams, John: Hallelujah Junction (two pianos)

Ades, Thomas: Court Studies from the Tempest (clarinet, violin, cello, piano)

Agrell, Jeffrey: Blues for D.D.Continue reading

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Solo Repertoire

WP – World Premiere // AP – Australian Premiere // UKP – United Kingdom Premiere // NZP – New Zealand Premiere // AUP – Austrian Premiere ———————————————————————————————————————————–

Bach, Johann Sebastian (Marcello, Alessandro): Adagio from the Oboe Concerto in D minor

Bach, Johann Sebastian: Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903

Bach, Johann Sebastian: The Well Tempered Clavier, Book 1 (No.Continue reading

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Orchestral Repertoire

WP = World Premiere // AP = Australian Premiere

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Bach, Johann Sebastian: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F

Bach, Johann Sebastian: Concerto for Violin and Oboe, BWV 1060R

Birtwistle, Harrison: Secret Theatre AP

Copland, Aaron: Appalachian Spring 

Edwards, Ross: Cyclone Tracy Ballet: An Ominous Calm WP, AP

Gluck, Christoph Willibald: Dance of the Furies and Dance of the Blessed Spirits from Orfeo ed Euridice

Gorecki, Henryk: Symphony No.Continue reading

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