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Elisabetta Zanaboni

General Details

Born in 1952, daughter of art, of Giuseppe Zanaboni, organist, concert artist and director of the Conservatory of music of Piacenza, Italy.
Elisabetta begins the study of the harp at the Conservatory of Piacenza, graduating with Honors in 1976. In 1974, while still studying, Elisabetta won the audition for the solo harp position at the theatre of Parma. In 1979 she won the competition as a guest harp at the theatre of Bologna.

During her 40 years of profession she has played in major Italian and European theatres (Milan, Bologna, Rome, Florence, Piacenza, Verona, Parma, Modena, Ferrara, Padua, Turin, Lucerne, Zurich, Antwerp, Lugano, Monaco, Montecarlo.

For 35 years, Elisabetta held the position of Harp teacher in the Italian conservatories of Trento, Ferrara, Rovigo, Piacenza, Alessandria.

Elisabetta developed and specialised in musical preparatory methods for children from 7 to 10 years, including the Suzuki method. Elisabetta graduated many young harpists.

From 1977 she was the founder and vice president of the Orchestra Filarmonica Italiana, which brought symphonic music and Italian opera in Europe with artists such as Luciano Pavarotti, Katia Ricciarelli, Jose Carreras, Jose Cura, Placido Domingo, Andrea Bocelli, Sarah Brightman and Zucchero.

These details were last updated on February 20, 2018