Emma Alessi Innocenti
Mezzosoprano, born in Florence (Italy) in 1998. She began singing with the children choir “I ragazzi cantori di Firenze”, directed by M° Marisol Carballo, and collaborated in several opera productions of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Theatre (Florence): Turandot, Carmen, Tosca and Bohème (M° Mehta), Tosca (M° Oren), as well as the operas Pollicino by Henze and Il Piccolo Spazzacamino by Britten. She studied piano at the Liceo Musicale Dante, from which she graduated in 2017 and, at the same time, she studied Opera singing under the guidance of M° Nadia Sturlese. Since 2017, she has been a student of Singing at the Luigi Cherubini Conservatory in Florence, where she is currently attending the Master’s program in Singing, training under the guidance of M° Gianni Fabbrini. In December 2020, she obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Singing at the L. Cherubini Conservatory, receiving full marks with honours. She participated in several Masterclasses with various teachers, including Jill Feldman, Alessandro Corbelli, Giacomo Prestia and Monica Bacelli. In 2019, she participates in the productions of Die Zauberflöte and Il Barbiere di Siviglia (in a shortened version), performed in the Foyer of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Theatre. In November 2019 she participates in the production of Puccini’s Il Trittico, in the opera Suor Angelica, at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Theatre. In September 2020, she participates in the production of Vivaldi’s L’Olimpiade at the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza, in an opera-studio project held by the International Festival “Vicenza in Lirica”.
In September 2021, she win three prizes in the International Vocal chamber music Competition “A. Seghizzi”: the 2nd prize and two special prizes (one for the youngest performer, the other for the program of greatest artistic interest).