Niccolo Ronchi Is Next Rising Star in Southampton

At the Southampton Cultural Center

Niccolo Ronchi will give a concert in the Southampton Cultural Center’s Rising Stars piano series on Saturday at 7 p.m. The program will include works by Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, and Liszt.

Mr. Ronchi has distinguished himself on the national and international piano scene with almost 70 placements at competitions. In November 2006, he won the International Chopin Piano Competition in Rome, which included 60 competitors from around the world. His concert career has taken him to prestigious theaters and concert halls in Italy, Germany, France, Spain, England, Japan, China, Russia, and Australia.

Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door, and free for students under 21.