Commissioner /

Laura Di Persio

Graduated with full marks in her bachelor’s degree at the “Conservatorio Alfredo Casella” of L'Aquila and with honors in her Master’s degree at the “Conservatorio Santa Cecilia” of Rome, under the guidance of F. Rizzuto and M. Delle Cese. During the last year of her academic studies she won an Erasmus scholarship to study abroad with F. Bernier at the “Conservatorio Superior de Música Manuel Castillo” of Seville.
Over the years she won national and international competitions as a soloist (1st absolute prize at the "Concorso di esecuzione musicale Rotary club Teramo Est", 1st prize cat. E and 2nd absolute prize at the "Concorso internazionale Euterpe”, 2nd prize cat. D at the “Concorso internazionale Alirio Diaz", “Concorso Internazionale Alirio Diaz", 1st prize overall at the "Concorso internazionale città di Tarquinia", 3rd prize at the " Concorso musicale Urania") and in chamber ensemble with the "Quintetto a Pizzico Aquilano" (1st prize at the "Concorso Marco Dall'Aquila”, 1st prize at the“Concorso musicale Urania”). In 2012 the group was awarded the bronze medal by the Fondazione Mauriziana for artistic merits. In the following two years, "Quintetto a Pizzico Aquilano" recorded two CDs: “Quintetto a Pizzico Aquilano” and “Quintetto a Pizzico Aquilano suona Mario Giusti”.
She attended masterclasses with artists such as M. Barrueco, G. Tampalini, M. Delle Cese, A. Del Sal, Z. Dukic, J. Perroy, C. Marchione, G. Persichetti.
She performed as a soloist, in chamber and orchestral formations since 2012 in various musical reviews and events, theaters and halls including the Italian Cultural Institut in London, Kaffeehaus Mila in Berlin, Auditorium del Parco AQ, Palazzo Braschi RM, Camerata musicale Sulmonese, Ridotto del teatro comunale AQ, Chiesa Valdese RM, etc. She attended teaching courses in the conservatories of Rome and Seville and at the G. Marconi University, and she qualified as a teacher of the “Children's Music Laboratory” method. Since 2016 she has been working as a teacher at music schools, academies and middle schools. Currently she is employed has a teacher of basic training courses at the Conservatory “A. Buzzolla ”of Adria.
Following the Master in Management of artistic and cultural resources at the IULM University, she specialized in project designing, fundraising and organization of cultural activities, in collaboration with important cultural institutions in Italy.