Photo: Matteo Michelino
Arianna Castellani was born in January 2010 in San Donà di Piave where she lives and studies. She began piano study at 5 years with Francesca Vidal with whom she is currently studying. From 2016 she began winning a long series of first prizes in numerous national and international competitions in the cities of Occhiobello, Legnago, Pordenone, Palmanova, Sestri Levante, Milan, Seregno, Lovere, Moncalieri, among which are six first absolute awards in Piove di Sacco, S. Donà di Piave, Livorno, Reggio Emilia, Lamporecchio and Cassago Magnago where she won the entire competition ex aequo.
When she was only six she came third in the category up to 10 years at Cesar Franck I.P.C in Brussels. In November 2017 she participated in Padua at the selection of the "Association of Crescendo Competition" and was selected for the final concert at the Carnagie Hall of New York in February 2018. In December 2017 she won 1st prize at Steinway selection and got the pass for Italian final in Verona in march 2018.