AUGUST 1, 2023 - NEW!
Congratulations to all the participants and prizewinners of the inaugural Thomas F. Hulbert International Piano Competition (formerly the William Knabe International Competition). It was a pleasure, as always, to serve on the jury with such distinguished colleagues. Bravo to all!
MAY 7, 2023
What a terrific display of talent and hard work we enjoyed today at the annual Nachman/Zurstadt Competitions at Morgan State University. This year, we welcomed over thirty applicants from studios across the Baltimore-Washington area -- an unprecedented number! My compliments to all on your continued successes.
SEPTEMBER 1, 2022
I'm excited to announce that I've joined the faculty of my alma mater, the Peabody Institute, serving both the Preparatory and Conservatory student populations. I'm beyond grateful for this opportunity, and look forward to meeting all my new students and colleagues for an exciting year ahead!
DECEMBER 23, 2021
I regret that my December 29th recital with Elena Yakovleva at Roland Park Place has been *POSTPONED* due to the recent surge of Covid-19 cases. We are working to reschedule this performance for the winter or spring. Stay tuned!
OCTOBER 15, 2021
Although several events this season have cancelled or been postponed due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, others are going forward as planned! Please check the calendar often for schedule updates.
DECEMBER 15, 2020
I've recently added a "Student News" section to my teaching page. This will be devoted to my students' various accomplishments and activities. Please check it out!
SEPTEMBER 1, 2020
While many concert venues are still closed to the public, I'm pleased to announce that a number of events will be held LIVE and in person starting this fall. Please check the events page periodically for updates and other information.
APRIL 24, 2020
The 4th Annual Piano Marathon at the Spire Series will not take place as announced! In place of a public recital on May 3rd, a pre-recorded broadcast will be aired on Sunday, May 24th. Please tune in on Facebook or YouTube to enjoy a livestream of the program.
MARCH 25, 2020
Due to recent shutdowns from the pandemic, all spring residency events at ARTIST Music Academies of Maryland have been *CANCELLED* until further notice. Please check back for updates and further information.
MARCH 12, 2020
I regret that my upcoming duo recital at Charlestown on March 22nd has been *CANCELLED* due to the developing COVID-19 crisis. I will post further updates if/when we are able to reschedule this performance. In the meantime, please stay safe and healthy during this difficult time.
NOVEMBER 1, 2019
The first events of my ongoing residency with ARTIST Music Academies have just been announced! Dates and program information can be found on the school's website.
AUGUST 30, 2019
Welcome to the new-and-improved home of michaelangelucci.com! A current calendar of events and other updates are forthcoming, so please check back often.
JULY 21, 2019
It was a privilege to be on the jury of the inaugural Washington Universal Music Competition this past weekend. Bravo to all the competitors, and to the many patrons, donors, and volunteers who helped bring this event to fruition.
JUNE 10, 2019
Congratulations to ALL the participants and prizewinners of the 2019 William Knabe International Piano Competition! It was an exhilarating four days of recitals, master classes, and live competition events. For a complete list of prize winners, please visit the link below. Bravo, tutti!
MAY 2, 2019
I'm pleased to announce that due to popular demand, we've added TWO additional master classes as part of my residency with ARTIST Academy of Music! Please click here for registration and other information.
MARCH 1, 2019
The deadline to apply for the 2019 William Knabe International Piano Competition has been extended to April 1st, 2019. Please click on the link below to view the application and repertoire requirements for this exciting opportunity.
FEBRUARY 17, 2019
I'm excited to join cellists Susanna Mendlow and Bomin Collins, and pianist Sophia Kim Cook, for CelloSpeak's inaugual concert series, "CelloSpeak Presents" in Virginia!
JANUARY 22, 2019
Congrats to all who entered the Robert Spencer Piano Concerto Competition this past weekend in Virginia. We adjudicated almost fifteen hours of auditions from pianists age 7 to 17. Bravo to all of these talented young players, and to their wonderful teachers!
NOVEMBER 23, 2018
I'll be kicking off my residency at ARTIST Music Academy of Maryland with a public Master Class
on Saturday, December 15th. Applications are being accepted until December 1st (click here for registration).
OCTOBER 15, 2018
I'm pleased to announce my appointment as Artist-in-Residence with the ARTIST Academy of Music! My residency will feature performance and teaching activities scheduled throughout the year. Please check the ARTIST Academy website (see link below) for info on upcoming events.