“There was the great joy, tonight, to discover that an italian had beenchosen for the Final. Sarah Giannetti gave a heroic performance ofRachmaninov 3rd Piano Conecrto. Still only 22 […], cheered to
the rafters, she obtained the First Prize…”
Christopher Axworthy, 01-29-2018, Padova.
is an italian pianist. Born in Sarzana, in 1995, in 1998 she starts to play the piano and to performe in some concerts near her native country. In 2006 she entered the Puccini Conservatory, in La Spezia, under the guidance of Tina Zucchellini and Olga Zdorenko. In 2008 Sarah Giannetti studied at the Boito Conservatory, in Parma, and in 2016 she graduated with Master Roberto Cappello.
She obtained the opportunity to take part in the lessons with Alberto Nosè, Jeffrey Swann, Roberto Cominati, Daniel Rivera, Riccardo Risaliti, Jin Ju.
In 2016 she starts her studies in the “Hochschule Fűr Music und Tanz” in Koln with
Master Fabio Bidini.
She actually study at the prestigious Accademia Pianistica in Imola, under the guidance of Master Leonid Margarius.
Laureate of National and International Competition
-2009, “J.S. Bach piano competition”(Sestri Levante), First Prize Winner.
-2012, “Liszt award” for the best interpretation of Valzer Faust (Liszt-Gounod), (Firenze).
-2013, First prize winner of“International Crescendo piano competition”(Firenze), “Giulio Rospigliosi”(Pistoia), “International Riviera della Versilia piano competition”(Viaregg
-2014, “Imola International piano award” and First prize winner of “Albenga International piano competition”.
-2014, “Debussy Award” for the best interpretation of L’isle Joyeuse, (Milano).
-2017, First prize winner of “Piove di Sacco International piano competition”(Padova), “International piano competition Città di Sarzana” and “Cortemilia International piano competition”(Alessandria).
-2018, First Prize winner of “Padova International competition for soloists and orchestra”.
First Prize winner of “CMCV Interational Competition”.
Grand Prize winner of “GMP International Competition of Uzbekistan”. -2019, First Prize Winner of “London Grand Prize Virtuoso”
Sarah Giannetti has performed in the most prestigious places:
Uzbekistan: Turkiston Concert Hall of Tashkent . Venezia: Toniolo’s Theatre, Sale Apollinee in Fenice, Albrizzi and Cavagnis Palace. Firenze: Palazzo Vecchio. Padova: Auditorium Pollini, Zacco Armeni Palace. Sarzana: Impavidi’s Theatre, St Francesco’s Church, Fortezza Firmafede. Parma: Auditorium del Carmine, Auditorium Paganini, Palazzo Farnense. Viareggio: Principe di Piemonte. Montichiari: Bonori’s Theatre. Abano Terme: Mirror’s Room. La Spezia: Theatre “Il Nuovo”. Napoli: Academy of arts. Misano Adriatico: St. Biagio and Erasmo’s Church, Gradara’s Castle. Brescia: Diocesano Museum. Sarah Giannetti played for many important and International Festivals, like “Verdi Festival”, “Toscanini Festival”,”Milano piano City Festival”,”Misano Adriatico Festival”, “Monferrato classic Festival”, “Sarzana pianistic Festival”, “MarioGhislandi International Music Festival”.
In 2018 she gained also the opportunity to performe with “National Symphony Orchestra of Uzbekistan”, “Toscanini symphony orchestra”, “OPV symphony orchestra” and “Venice Chamber Orchestra”, debutingwith Rachmaninov 3rd’s Piano Concerto.