Sunday, January 22, 2023

Roberta Bambace

Teaching Languages : Italian, German, English
Teaching Period : July 25 (arrival) - 31 (departure)

Pianist Roberta Bambace graduated with top marks and honours with Maestro Nunzio Montanari from the Conservatorio 'C. Monteverdi' in Bolzano, where she was soon appointed principal piano teacher. She then furthered her studies with Maestro Bruno Mezzena, attending courses on 20th century music at the Ticino Musica International Classic - Lugano (CH). 

She attended Masterclasses with Irvin Gage in Florence on vocal chamber singing and the International Vocal Chamber Music Workshop in Conegliano Veneto with Charles Spencer, concentrating in particular on composers such as Vaughan Williams, Aaron Copland, Charles Ives and F. Poulenc. 

Winner of numerous prizes in national and international piano competitions (including Treviso, Senigallia, La Spezia, Cesena, Livorno, Finale Ligure, Enna, Oporto - Portugal and Sopron - Hungary), she has made several recordings for RAI and other foreign radio-television stations (Germany, Austria and Hungary). 

She has also recorded several CDs for the record labels 'Bottega Discantica', 'Odradek Records' and 'Brilliant Classics'. From a very young age, she has performed extensively as a soloist, with orchestras and in chamber ensembles in Italy and abroad, playing in important halls and theatres for renowned associations and international festivals, always receiving wide public and critical acclaim. 

She recently toured with a series of recitals in India: Goa (Institute Menezes Briganza - Panaji), Pune (Mazda Hall - Poona Music Society), Mumbai (Prithvi Theatre and NCPA Experimental Theatre). She is also invited to hold Masterclasses in Italy (Talent Music Master Courses - Brescia, Villa Magni - Pistoia, Piceno Classica - San Benedetto del Tronto), Spain (Conservatorio Superior de Musica in Vigo, Granada, Cordoba, Tenerife), Turkey (Anadolu University - Eskişehir), Romania (Conservatory of Timisoara). 

She currently teaches principal piano at the Conservatorio 'L. Campiani' in Mantua. She is the founder and Artistic Director of the 'Platina International Music Festival' and the 'Platina International Grand Prize' music competition, as well as President of the 'Colere Anima' Cultural Association.

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