Abbado, Marcello

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Abbado, Marcello Gender: M
born on 7 October 1926 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Milan, Italy, 45n28, 9e12
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 13°13' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 16°49 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 18°22'


Italian musician and composer, the brother of conductor Claudio Abbado. Their father was a violinist and their mother a pianist; the boys were raised with music. Educated at the G. Verdi Conservatory in Milan, he received a diploma in piano in 1944 and one for composition in 1947. From 1944 he was the conductor and soloist in concerts throughout Europe, America, Africa and Asia; performing the entire repertory of Debussy’s piano works and Mozart’s piano concertos. In 1950 he accepted the position of professorship of piano at the Conservatories of Cagliari, Venice and Milan. Since then he has held and continues to hold board membership on many Conservatories and Foundations, directorships of numerous musical schools and currently is the chairman of the jury of the national and international singing and instrumental competitions. He has published over 25 works of instrumental and voice compositions and is a member of the Cortot International Society. Abbado is married to Costanza Tessarolo.



  • Social : End a program of study 1944 (Diploma in piano)
  • Work : New Career 1944 (Conductor and soloist)
  • Social : End a program of study 1947 (Diploma in composition)
  • Work : New Job 1950 (Professorship of piano)

Source Notes

Bordoni quotes B.C.


  • Family : Childhood : Family noted (Musical family)
  • Family : Childhood : Order of birth (First of two boys)
  • Family : Childhood : Sibling circumstances (Brother a noted conductor)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Piano Professor at Conservatory)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Composer)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Piano)