Born in Rome on 4 June 1999, Francesca Barbato started playing the piano at 9 years old, under the guidance of Maestro Alessio Difede, with whom he continued her studies until 2018, when she was admitted to attend the class of Maestro Marialaura Proietti Salvatoriat the Conservatorio of Santa Cecilia in Rome,where she currently studying.
In March 2022 she graduated in Piano cum laude,and now she is completing her Master degree in Piano.sHe has taken part in several national and international piano competitions since 2013 (“2 Concorso Musicale Note Sul Mare”, “3 Concorso Musicale Nazionale 7 Note Romane”, “1 Concorso Musicale Nazionale I.C. Porto Romano”, “1 Concorso Nazionale I Misteri Dei Ritmi Bulgari”) obtaining numerous awards and recognitions, also performing in occasion of prize concerts.
She has partecipated in several piano masterclasses in Tranin Imola and at the Conservatorio, with Maestri Alfonso Soldano, Giuliano Mazzocante, Alessandro Taverna, Marlies Van Gent and Andre Gallo.
She performed on the occasion of various initiatives and musical festivals: in concert season “Pomeriggi Musicali” at Associazione Musicale Eschilo in Rome and the Jupiter Cultural Association of Fiumicino, at the European Arts Academy “Aldo Ciccolini” in Trani and always as a soloist in occasion of the Bulgarian Culture Festival in Tivoli.
In the summer of 2023 she participated for the “Piano Lab Festival-Play Suona con noi” in Martina Franca and in Rome for “I Concerti del Tempietto – Festival delle Nazioni”at the Teatro Marcello.