The jury – Floraleda Sacchi

Described by critics as one of the most interesting harpists in the international panorama: “she invents a fascinating chapter of modern history of the harp” (La Repubblica), “the best harp playing ever
heard” (American Record Guide), Floraleda Sacchi is revolutionizing the Harp image.

She studied in Italy, the US and Canada, winning 16 prizes in international competitions.

She performed in Europe, North America, South America, Africa and Asia and in concert halls such as: Carnegie Hall (New York), Gewandhaus (Leipzig), Glenn Gould Studio (Toronto), Konzerthaus (Berlin) Teatro Solis (Montevideo), Blanco Museum (Buenos Aires), Auditorium della Conciliazione (Rome), Quintai Hall (Wuhan), Acropolium de Carthage (Tunis), Alti Hall (Kyoto), etc.

She has recorded more than 20 album, entering top positions of Classical Chart for Decca, Deutsche Grammophon, Brilliant Classics, Amadeus Arte. Curious and lively she composed for theatre and cinema.

For sure, Floraleda Sacchi – with her compositions, through the carefully selected repertoire for her concerts and with an unusual and versatile instrument such as the harp – creates an unique sound experience, intense and unusual that gives emotions.