Daniela Roma


Daniela is a wonderful artistic talent. She possesses all the great qualities of an artist: deep sensibility, wonderful sound, fascination and presence… (Aquiles Delle Vigne)

Daniela Roma graduated in piano with honors from Conservatory “F. Torrefranca” of Vibo Valentia, Italy.

She took Master classes, with Aquiles Delle Vigne, at the Internationale Sommerakademie Universitat Mozarteum, in Salzburg, Austria. She also took Master classes with teachers such as Daniel Rivera, Gabriel Kwok, and Choon-Mo Kang.

In 2001 she performed for the fisrt time the compositions of the Calabrian composer Alfonso Rendano, for the inauguration of the Cultural Association “A. Rendano” of Carolei (CS), Italy.

Daniela Roma got, under the guidance of Aquiles Delle Vigne, a Masters Degree with highest honors in Piano Performance at the Hogeschool voor Muziek, University of Professional Education, Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Daniela Roma got a  Degree in DAMS (Department of Arts, Music and Performance) with highest honors at the University of Calabria, Italy, with a thesis on The Synesthesia in Aleksandr Scriabin and Vasily Kandinsky.

She performed solo and chamber music concerts in prestigious theaters, including the following: Wiener Saal – Mozarteum (Salzburg, Austria); Theater Saal – Orff Institute (Salzburg, Austria); Concertgebouw Jurriaanse Zaal – de Doelen (Rotterdam, Netherlands); Konzertsaal-SchloB Frhonburg (Salzburg, Austria); Theatre Pedrotti (Pesaro, Italy); Ademollo Hall – Palazzo Ducale and Palazzo Sani (Lucca, Italy); Theatre A. Rendano (Cosenza, Italy); Auditorium della Discoteca di Stato (Rome, Italy), Villa Doria (Naples, Italy); Parlement Bruxellois (Bruxelles, Belgium); Fine Arts Center (University of Rhode Island, United States of America); Dante Alighieri Society, Cambridge MA (United States of America), Casa Zerilli-Marimò, New York University, New York City (United States of America).

She also performed at the following venues: San Giacomo Festival (Bologna, Italy); Giornate Rendaniane (Carolei, Italy); Messiaen Study Days at the Codarts Muziek Zaal (Rotterdam, Netherlands); Aurora International Festival (Crotone, Italy); Festival Courants d’Airs (Bruxelles, Belgium); Piano Extravaganza, Rhode Island (United States); Piano Concerts in Villa Rendano, Cosenza (Italy) and in Navy Palace, Napoli (Italy).

Daniela Roma recorded rare-music compositions for two-pianos by Ferenc Liszt with the record company Phoenix Classics. She recorded the Alfonso Rendano piano works (world premiere recording) and  with the pianist Rodolfo Rubino, Alfonso Rendano’s piano concerto with two pianos (the one that Ferenc Liszt and Alfonso Rendano played together in Weimar). The CD’s were released by the record company Phoenix Classics.

She recorded, together with the chamber ensemble of Conservatory Fausto Torrefranca (Vibo Valentia, Italy), and with the pianist Roberto Galletto, the Carneval of the Animals by Saint Saens. The record company Metis Film, Monte Porzio, Italy, released the CD.

She relised with the record company Digressione Music, her new CD conteining the Quintetto  for piano and strings, recorded with Modus String Quartet and pieces for piano solo by Alfonso Rendano.

Daniela Roma performed Visions de l’Amen (First Piano) for the Messiaen Study Days at the Muziek Zaal Codarts, University of Professional Education Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Daniela Roma was the Artistic Director and organizer of the International Piano Master Classes with Aquiles Delle Vigne. The Master Classes took place in Palazzo San Bernardino, Rossano (Italy).

She was the Artistic Director of the Euromediterraneo Piano Festival, which gathered some of the best pianists from the Mediterranean area, at Palazzo San Bernardino, in Rossano, and at Corigliano Castle, in Corigliano Calabro, Italy.

Daniela Roma is the Artistic Director of the “Alfonso Rendano” Cultural Association, in Carolei, Cosenza, Italy.

Together with the Napolitan flautist Ivan Nardelli they performed in 2010, as world premiere, the composition Echi d’Oriente composed for the duo by Albanian composer Lodi Luka.

For several years Daniela Roma had an intense concert activity in Italy and abroad, with performances on the Calabrian composer Alfonso Rendano.