Raffaella Nunziante Born in Salerno, Italy in 1989, Raffaella began her music studies at the age of 5. She is a graduate with top honors at the Conservatory “G. Martucci”of Salerno at the age of 18. She attended many masterclasses with several great teachers and above all pianists, such as Orazio Maione, Antonio Pompa-Baldi, Ado Ciccolini, Arkadi Zenziper, Pedro Gavilan, and Annamaria Pennella. She also received a degree in conducting of wind orchestras. She discovered her love of teaching piano to children when she stared working for a middle school in Italy. She taught for four years before deciding to move to New York to pursue her dream of becoming a teacher abroad. She studies now as a Music Education graduate student at Hunter College, and continues to transfer her passion of music to others.