Roberta Invernizzi is one of the most requested soloists in the field of Baroque and Classical repertoire and today a true reference point of technique and style in Baroque singing.She appears at the leading Opera Houses and Concert Halls in Europe and the USA,and with conductors such as Ton Koopman, C.Abbado,N.Harnoncourt,R.Dudamel, F.Biondi,A.Curtis,O.Dantone,D.Fasolis.
Federica Bianchi: She began piano studies at the age of eight, graduating brilliantly under the guidance of Prof. Gea D'Atri. Peppe Frana: Passionate about rock from overseas and across the Channel at a young age, he soon became the nightmare of the best electric guitar teachers in the area.
The chamber ensemble was born in 2014 when some professionals decided to create a vocal group capable of tackling and performing, following a historically informed practice, the sacred and profane European repertoire of the 16th and 17th centuries.
In 1984 Federico Maria Sardelli founded the Baroque orchestra Modo Antiquo, with which he appears at major festivals and concert halls throughout Europe as both soloist and conductor.
Member Founder of Accademia Bizantina, he has also played as soloist and first cello in others well known chamber music groups such as Quartetto Sandro Materassi, Il Complesso Barocco of Alan Curtis, I Barocchisti di Lugano of Diego Fasolis. He has appeared in some of the most important Concert Halls of the world, always to great acclaim.
In 2015 he was awarded with the Diapason d'Or de l'Année for his recording dedicated to the chamber music of Luigi Boccherini performed with an historic guitar.
The Orchestra is conducted by M° Manfred Giampietro and made its debut in autumn 2011 in the Aula Magna Nuova of Sapienza, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Unification of Italy. During the musical season, the Orchestra presents three full-force concerts (at the Teatro Verdi or at the Palazzo dei Congressi in Pisa).
Accademia Bizantina ha ricevuto prestigiosi riconoscimenti come il Diapason d’Or, Midem, Choc di Classica, Opus Klassik, Grammy Music Award e Gramophone Awards.
Under the conduction of Carlo Ipata, AM has created a long series of precious unpublished Opera’s works including Antonio Cesti’s The Disgrazie d’Amore or Francesco Gasparini’s Il Bajazet.