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Leonora Armellini, born in Padua (Italy) in 1992, graduated in the Conservatory at the age of 12 with Laura Palmieri and also at Accademia Nazionale di S. Cecilia in Rome under the guidance of Sergio Perticaroli. She gains now valuable inspiration from Lilya Zilberstein as Master student in Musikhochschule in Hamburg, since 2011.
She gained the first prize at “Premio Venezia”, the most important competition for the best graduates in Italy (2005), the first prize in the “C. Togni” International Piano Competition in Brescia (Italy) in the section piano and orchestra (2009).
In the International F. Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw (2010) she gained – sole italian woman in the history of the Competition – the “Janina Nawrocka Award” for her “remarkable musicality and beauty of sound”.
In February 2014 she has just played the Chopin piano concerto No. 2 with Filharmonia Narodowa in Warsaw! And Mozart piano concerto K488 with Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra.
She made already more than 300 public appearances in important European concert halls (all over the Italy, Poland, France, England, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Czech Republic and more), and in Carnegie Weill Recital Hall of New York, Musashino Concert Hall in Tokyo, Steinway Hall in London, also in New Delhi and Tunisi. Recent concerts for “Martha Argerich Project” in Lugano, International Chopin Festival in Duszniki Zdroj (Poland), “Chopin and His Europe Festival” in Warsaw, “Royal Piano Festival” in Cracow, “Societé Chopin” in Geneva, “Mardi Rèvelation” in Salle Cortot (Paris), “International A. B. Michelangeli Festival” in Bergamo and Brescia.
She played with many italian and foreign orchestras (Orchestra del Teatro “La Fenice” in Venice, Chamber Orchestra of Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto, I Solisti Veneti, Orchestra del Teatro “Giuseppe Verdi” in Trieste, Orchestra Filarmonica di Torino, Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana, I Virtuosi Italiani, Orchestra dell’Arena di Verona, Sinfonia Varsovia, Radiowa Filharmonia “New Art” of Lodz, Kiev Chamber Orchestra, National Ukraine Orchestra...). Her repertoire includes Piano Concertos by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Chopin, Schumann, Clara Schumann, Liszt, Gershwin, Prokofiev, Tchaikowsky.