Vincenzo De Martino,
Born in Cagliari (Italy) in 1992, he began to study piano at the age of 6 under the guidance of Elisabetta Steri. From 2011 to 2015 he studied with Prof. Maria Lucia Costa at the State Conservatory of Music “G. P. da Palestrina” in Cagliari, where he was awarded the Bachelor's Degree with the highest honor. From 2015 to 2017 he studied with Prof. Jurgis Karnavičius at the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre in Vilnius, where he was awarded the Master's Degree. He currently studies Ph.D. in Art of Performance within the same institution. He attended masterclasses with: Gabrielius Alekna, Pascal Devoyon, Gintaras Januševičius,Kevin Kenner, Francesco Libetta, Jean-Marc Luisada, Orazio Maione, Claudio Martinez-Mehner, Pascal Nemirovski, Fali Pavri, Mūza Rubackytė, Irene Veneziano, Andrius Žlabys. He has been finalist and laureate of several international piano competitions and in 2019 he was awarded by the President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė due to his artistic achievements.