Oscar Macchioni






"Macchioni is a musician and performer of great sensibility...Fascinating!"

                                                                                                                                                                    Ray Picot, UK














CD Release, June, 2018


Piazzolla da Camera, Centaur Records CRC 3628

Carla Kountoupes, violin, Andrew Nickles, cello, Oscar Macchioni, piano.













2016 Arts and Humanities Career Enhancement Award. Received a grant to record the Piazzolla da Camera CD.


2015 Start on the Mountain Award. Presented by the City of el Paso for Outstanding Achievement.


2015 Outstanding Teaching Award. Oscar received an University of Texas Regents' Outstanding Teacher Award. Besides its sizable cash prize, it comes with the  prestige to be among the best UT teachers.


CD Release, October 9, 2015.


Latin-American Duos. Centaur Records CRC 3423.

Mark Schuppener, violin, Oscar Macchioni, piano.




Grant Recipient. Oscar Macchioni received, for the second year,  a grant from the City of El Paso through the Texas Commission on the Arts to present community concerts. Read       Watch


Oscar Macchioni has been appointed an International STEINWAY ARTIST




Mostly Tangos. Piano Music from the Americas

Eroica Classical Records, JDT 3442.



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The Tango in American Piano Music. Selected Tangos by Thomson, Copland, Barber, Jaggard, Biscardi ad Bolcom. was published by College Music Society Press in June, 2010. ISBN: 1-881913-38-4















ROLAND article and video

The Digital Keyboard Lab (DKL) I designed and installed at the University of Texas at El Paso, most technologically advance piano lab known, is featured in an article and video by the Roland Coorporation.

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You are listening to Karol Szymanowski Prelude op. 1 No. 2

Oscar Macchioni, piano.







May 21-22. Spain, Master Classes Conservatorio Histórico de Santiago de Compostela.

May 14-17. Spain, Salamanca. Master Classes

Conservatorio Superior de Castilla y León


April 20-22. New Mexico Tour, Piazzolla da Camera

            20. Santa Fe, TGIF Concerts, First Presbyterian


            22. Albuquerque, Chatter Concert Series

Februay 17. CD Release Concert. University of Texas at El Paso. Piazzolla da Camera. Live feed

Februay. Interview. The Prospector


October 7-8. Sacred Grounds, Ruidoso New Mexico. Piazzolla da Camera Trio

             7. 7:00 P.M, Bach, Handel-Halvorsen, Villa-

                 Lobos, Piazzolla.

             8. 5:30 P.M, Monti, Chopin, Massanet,

                 Casado, Piazzolla

August 1-5. International Keyboard Odyssiad and Festival. Fort Collins, Colorado.

June 15-16. Texas Music Teachers Association Convention. Adjudicator.

June 1-3. Arizona Music Teachers Association Annual Convention. Guest Artist.

                1. Lecture-Recital, Mostly Tangos.

                2. Featured Guess Artist Concert Piazzolla      da Camera

                3. Adjudicator Honors Piano Competition

May 27-28. Piazzolla da Camera Outreach Concerts. El Paso, Texas.

                27. 4 P.M. Judge Marquez Library                

                28, 3 P.M. The Sounds of St. Mark's

February 23. Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez. Master Class.

January 6-8. University of Hawaii, MTNA Southwest Division Piano Competition. Adjudicator








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