Francesco Barbara

Francesco Barbara
20th July 2020 Maria

Francesco Barbara

Trumpet – Intern

Francesco Barbara commenced his musical studies aged 8 and studied at the Johann Strauss School of Music for a number of years. He forms part of the Malta Youth Orchestra as Principal Trumpet and has been playing with the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra since 2019. During the past few years, Francesco furthered his studies in orchestral playing with MPO Trumpet player Brendan Ball.

Francesco obtained his Associate and Licentiate diplomas with distinction from the Trinity College of London in Trumpet Performance and an Associate diploma in Music Theory, Knowledge and Understanding.

Recently Francesco participated in various master classes with renowned trumpet artists such as Rudy Korp in Spain and was also chosen to participate in the Interlaken Classics Festival in Switzerland having coaching sessions with Reinhold Friedrich and Jeroen Berwaerts.