Biography

Young Italian pianist, Giulia’s first appearance in the musical scene of her country was in 2006.

In 2010, she got a diploma in Piano Performance at the Arrigo Pedrollo Conservatory of Vicenza and in the meanwhile she obtained several awards in national and international piano competitions (Ramimusicali – Fucecchio/Florence, Città di Piove di Sacco – Padua, Vito Frazzi – Scandicci/Florence, Luigi Paduano – Cercola/Naples, Isole Borromee – Milan, Città di San Gemini, Premio Vittoria Caffa Righetti – Cortemilia, Luigi Zanuccoli – Sogliano al Rubicone). In 2012, she took part in the Preludio Talenti talent-show, broadcasted on EuroDigital, and she won the second prize.

Her rising career includes hundreds of concerts in the most important cities in Italy (Milan, Turin, Genoa, Padua, Venice, Florence, Rome, Bari), Europe (Switzerland), USA (Dallas, Sarasota, Miami), Middle-East (Turkey, Palestine, Qatar) and Afrique (Togo). Several concerts of her have been transmitted by TV and radio broadcasters (Antenna Tre Nordest, Radio Veneto Uno, TeleGenova, TeleLiguria, EuroDigital, Antenna 5, TeleIschia, Télévision Togolaise, L’Bala, Radio Vaticana, IMD Radio, Radio Ca’ Foscari, Qatar Living).

For the academic years 2013/2014, Giulia got a position as official piano accompanist at the Edward Said National Music Conservatory of Palestine, working in Bethlehem, East Jerusalem, Ramallah and Nablus. In 2014, she was also the official accompanist at the Palestine National Music Competition, held in Jerusalem.

From 2014, she got a two-years contract as piano accompanist at the “Benedetto Marcello” Conservatory of Venice. Giulia is deeply involved in the accompaniment of instrumentalists and opera singers. She worked as official accompanists for many festivals and competitions (Montalto Opera Studio, Rassegna Giovani Musicisti – Cervo Riviera dei Fiori, Poliphonica Festival – Ussita, Premio Maria Grazia Vivaldi – Montalto Ligure, Italian Opera Florence, Laboratori Lirici Sandonatesi), performing with top musicians as Fabrizio Nasetti, Steno Boesso, Giacinto Caramia, Enzo Caroli, José Cháfer Mompó.

During the last years, Giulia approached contemporary music as well. She performed in Milhaud “La création du monde” and Shostakovich “Jazz Suite No. 1” with the Orchestra of the Conservatory of Vicenza and Varèse “Ionisation” with the percussion ensemble of the Conservatory of Padua. In 2015, she won the audition for La Biennale di Venezia for the Biennale College project and she performed Sinopoli “Souvenir à la mémoire” under the baton of Michele Carulli.

In 2016, Giulia signed a contract with 33 Music Group agency and she worked for 9 months as lobby pianist at The Westin Doha Hotel & Spa, in Doha (Qatar). At the moment, she is back in the town being resident pianist at the New York Steak House, inside Marriott Marquis Doha City Center Hotel. She also collaborates with the Nuova Accademia di Venezia agency and with Scarlett Entertainment, playing in the most fashinating venues of Venice as Duke Palace in St. Mark square.

During 2017, Giulia has been invited to take part in a humanitarian project located in Gaziantep (Turkey), near the Syrian border, working for GEGED (Gaziantep Training and Youth Association). She took active role on behalf of SGDD-ASAM (Association for Solidarity with Asylum Seekers and Migrants) and UNHCR (The UN Refugee Agency), developing educational and musical projects for the Turkish community and the Syrian refugees and asylum seekers. She also scheduled several piano concerts in Turkey for the months of November and December.

In parallel with her performing activity, Giulia is active as art director and organizer of cultural and musical events. In 2008, she awarded herself as the Italian youngest art director with a piano music festival (Il Risorgimento in Musica) held in the beautiful Sala dei Giganti of Palazzo Liviano (Faculty of Literature of University of Padua). From 2010 to 2016 she was the art director of Il Barbarigo all’opera, an opera festival located in Padua and she is the art director of Premio Contea, an international music competition that holds yearly up to 300 contestants from all over the world. With her mother Raffaella Saibene Vazzoler, she pursued a hyper-art show which combines music, dance, theatre and visual arts.

Giulia obtained a Bachelor in Philosophy at the University of Padua, a Master Degree in Music and Sacrum at the University of Tor Vergata in Rome and a Master Degree in Music and Performing Arts at the Universities of Padua and Venice, always with full marks and honour. She presented her dissertation works in conferences (for Filosofia di Vita association and for the Festival dell’Oriente in Padua and Bologna).

Giulia collaborated with the European Union on behalf of several youth projects. She worked for the Youth in Action and Erasmus+ programs as youth leader, travelling to Turkey, Moldova and Armenia. In 2015, thanks to her strong international background, Giulia became Former Youth Regional Ambassador for FEDRA (The Federation of Regional Growth Actors in Europe) in Brussels.