Saskia Giorgini

Italy, 1985

Saskia Giorgini is considered one of the most interesting pianists of the younger generation. She received her first piano lessons at the age of four, and graduated from the Conservatorio di Torino with Claudio Voghera, with the highest grades and honours. She then completed her studies at the Accademia di Musica di Pinerolo with Enrico Pace, at the Kunstuniversität Graz with Julius Drake and at the Mozarteum Salzburg with Pavel Gililov. She won the second prize as well as the Mozart Prize and the Audi­ence Award in the Prix d’AmadèO in 2012. In 2015, she received a special award for the best interpretation of a work by Chopin in the International Piano Competition Ferruccio Busoni. She won the International Mozart Competi­tion in Salzburg in 2016.