From 19th to 22nd November, the following Masterclasses will be held:

Piano, conducted by Maestro Roberto Cappello

Transverse flute held by Francesca Salvemini, teacher

Opera Singing held by Maestro Alessandro Svab

Application forms, filled in in every section together with the receipt of the registration and participation fees’ payments, must be received by 5th November 2018 at the following address:


Holder of the current bank account:

Associazione musicale “Pedara per Gianluca Campochiaro”

Credito Valtellinese – Agenzia di Cannizzaro – Aci Castello(CT)

IBAN: IT23A0521626110000008985497


For questions regarding Masterclasses, please contact:
Prof. Carmelita Cocuccio (email, tel. +39 3388968235);

All participants will receive a Participation Diploma (from Participant or Listener) signed by the Teacher.



Roberto Cappello

A devine technique; a refined artistic and spiritual sensibility; a constant cultural dedication; and intellectual in the repertory choice aimed to enhance the highest contents; and put the interpretative art of Roberto Cappello to the greatest heights of the contemporary concerts scene.
After he won the ‘Busoni’s Price’ in 1976, Roberto Cappello began a great and admired career, which led him to become an acclaimed protagonist in the most prestigious theatres all over the world, both as a soloist, and with chamber orchestras.
He combines the intensive and aristocratic concert production to the exemplary rigour and
commitment to reaching – including several master classes, seminars and highly specialised courses. Due to his acknowledged fair and objective ability to evaluate he is constantly invited to judicate at national and international piano competitions.
From 2010 to 2016 he has been working as Director at the Conservatory “Arrigo Boito” in Parma.


Francesca Salvemini

Born in Brindisi in 1975, began studying music at the “T. Schipa” State Conservatory of Lecce and received the Diploma at the “G. Verdi” State Conservatory of Milan. Later awarded with the “Prix de Virtuosité” attending the training classes of with the famous french flutist Maxence Larrieu. Attended masterclasses led by Larrieu, Guiot, Adorjan, Graf, Pahud, Cambursano, Ancillotti, and won 1st prize at various national and international flute competitions (Milan, Taranto, Neaples, Ovada,…).

Plays as a soloist concerts for prestigious concert organisation in Italy as well as abroad: Philharmonie Berlin, Sala Verdi in Milan Conservatory, Gran Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Grande Salle du Conservatorie in Geneva, Teatro San Benito Abad in Mexico City, Concert Salonu Istanbul, and more in New York, Madrid, Amsterdam, Helsinky, etc., with orchestras such as: Solisti Veneti, Solisti Aquilani, Solisti de Madrid, State Orchestra of Moscow, Orchestre Philharmonic of Ploiesti, Orchestra Sinfonica di Bari, Offerta Musicale in Venice, Vox Aurae, Orchestra I Suoni del Sud, Orchestra Filarmonica “Mihai Jora” in Bacau (Romania), Philarmonie Opole (Polonia), Orchestra Sinfonica di Izmir e Delvet Senfoni Orkestrasi (Turchia), and Orquesta Sinfonica di Stato del Messico.
Also collaborated with conductors such as: E. Krivine, M. Corboz, K. Sanderling, G. Khun, O. Balan, B. Dawidow, E. Güvin Yasliçam.
Has player in chamber groups with famous artists such as: M. Larrieu, S. Mildonian, C. Antonelli, A. Branch, J. Garcia Moreno, and especially in duo with her mother, pianist S. Libardo (more than 400 concert in Italy and abroad).
Has recorded with Bongiovanni-Bologna, VelutLuna-Padova, Acustica-Lecce and published flute and piano music and transcriptions.
Holds Masterclasses in Italy, USA (Georgia and Virginia University), and South America (Brasile, Argentina)