Francesco follows his first performance at the Verbier Festival with another debut this month, this time with the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich on 27 August. Francesco joins the orchestra at the Stresa Festival to perform Brahms Piano Concerto No.1 under the baton of Lionel Bringuier. Francesco performs the concerto again with the Antwerp Symphony Orchestra and Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra over the course of the coming season.

Earliner in August Francesco also appears at the Rosendal Chamber Music Festival, which this year focuses on Mozart. On 10 August Francesco performs in the Festival’s opening concert with Leif Ove Andsnes, Christian Tetzlaff, Tabea Zimmermann and Tanja Tetzlaff. He also performs Messiaen Quatour pour la fin du temps on 11 August and two Mozart concerts on 12 August.