Duo Octo Cordae from Italy performs:
- Charles Auguste de Bériot – Duo Concertante for Two Violins in G minor, Op. 57, No. 1: I. Moderato
- Charles Auguste de Bériot – Duo Concertante for Two Violins in G minor, Op. 57, No. 1: III. Rondo
- Charles Auguste de Bériot – Spanish Air, Op. 113 No. 6
Domenico Masiello, violin
Eliana de Candia, violin
About the artist
The violin duo “Octo Cordae” is committed to the promotion and diffusion of violin culture. The duo was formed in 2016 at the Academy of Music Specialization “Europena Arts Academy A. Ciccolini” in the South of Italy, during courses for violin and chamber music held by Carmelo Andriani. The duo has performed for major concert organizations, such as “La Camerata Salentina” for several seasons and festivals, such as The Sarrofestival 2017 in Trani, The International Festival of Young talents Asociation Camelia Rubra (Tv), Concerts of Classical Music in Stigliano (Mt), “I Concerti dell’Eurorchestra” in Rome, “I Concerti del Tempietto” in Bari, as well as Museum in Puglia and Basilicata.
Winner of top prizes at several international competitions, the duo has performed in the Elgar Room of the Royal Albert Hall in London. In 2018 they recorded their first album for the Farelive label and also presented it for Radio Tre and Rete Toscana Classica. The duo also collaborates with the pianist Michele Fazio.