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  • date of birth: October 4, 2020
  • currently studying for Bachelor’s Degree at the Monteverdi Conservatoire, Cremona under the tuition of Laura Gorna, and is also a student of Maestro Salvatore Accardo in the prestigious Walter Stauffer Academy training course;
  • pursued the high-level training courses at the Accademia Chigiana in Siena, again under Maestro Salvatore Accardo;
  • numerous solo and chamber music recitals and concerts as soloist with the Eurasia Chamber Orchestra conducted by David Geringas in Berlin, the New Chamber Orchestra Ferruccio Busoni di Trieste and others;
  • plays in the Italian chamber orchestra conducted by Salvatore Accardo.

Prizes: 1st Prize at Concorso Nazionale Città di Giussano, the Valsesia Musica International Competition Juniores in both the Soloists and Chamber Music categories; 1st Prize at the IV London International Music Competition, 1st Prize at the European Music Competition in Moncalieri


First Round

Bach Adagio and Fugue from Sonata in G minor for Solo Violin

Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major K. 219

Paganini Caprice No. 11

Second Round

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 10 in G major Op. 96

Enescu “Ménétrier” from Impressions d’enfance Suite Op. 28

Prokofiev Five Melodies


Debussy Violin Sonata in G minor L. 148

Enescu Sonata No. 2 in F minor for Violin and Piano Op. 6

Ravel Tzigane


Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major Op. 61