pianoforte, Francesco Granata
Born in Milan in 1998, Francesco Granata graduated in piano at the Conservatory "G. Verdi" in 2016 with top marks, honors and special mention under the guidance of Alfonso Chielli. He has also perfected his piano performance by attending numerous Master Classes, in Italy and abroad, attending the Internationale Sommerakademie of the Mozarteum in Salzburg with Andrea Lucchesini in 2017. He is currently attending the advanced specialization course of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome, under the guidance of Benedetto Lupo. Since he was very young, he has received many awards, being first overall in several executive competitions (Tavella Prize, Crescendo Prize of Florence, Humanitarian Society Competition, Bramanti Competition) and in October 2017 he won, being first classified, the XXXIV edition of the Venice Prize.