Antonella Di Giulio, Ph. D. is a pianist, a music theorist, a pedagogue, author, and speaker.In addition to her doctorate in Music Theory and Musicology at the University at Buffalo, Antonella Di Giulio holds a master's degree in piano performance from the same University, post-diploma certifications in piano performance, a diploma in piano from the Conservatory Santa Cecilia in Rome (Italy). She presented her research for music analysis in several national and international conferences. She regularly performs as a pianist for a number of associations and festivals, both as a soloist and in different chamber music ensembles. Antonella has been acclaimed for her exciting pianism and for her attention to the quality of sound, and has received particular praise for her outstanding pedagogical engagement. She holds the position of Artistic Director of numerous workshops and festivals. She is often invited as a guest teacher and pianist for lectures, workshops, and seminars.