Daniela Manusardi, pianist and composer, received her first instruction in piano and composition at Conservatory “G. Verdi”, Milano, Italy where she graduated from the piano studios of Annibale Reaudengo and Carlo Levi Minzi with the highest marks in 1999. In 2005, she completed her composition degree with Mario Garuti.
Daniella has studied at Musikhochschule Trossingen withProf. Akos Hernadi (Artist Diploma, chamber music) and Prof. Tomislav Nedekovic-Baynov (Artist Diploma, piano) and is about to finishher Soloist Diploma in the studio of Prof. Nedelkovic-Baynov.
In masterclasses, she studied with Rudolf Kehrer, Livia Rev and Karl-Heinz Kämmerling. In 1999 she won the Costigloile d’Asti piano competition and was awarded a scholarship from Otmar Alt Faundation in 2004.
Since 1994,Daniella Manusardi has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in international festivals in Italy, German, Romania and Switzerland. She is also a member of the Baynov Pianao Ensemble.
Her artistic activities include radio and TV productions in Italy and Switzerland (RSI) and for the record labels M.A.P. and Web-TV LIMENMUSIC. Her compositions have been performed at the Steinway & Sons 150th Anniversary festival, “New Music for New Performers” (Bergamo) and Ateneo Veneto (Venice).
Daniella Manusardi has sat on juries of the international competition of the Borromean Islands, the national piano competition Reggio Emilia and the international competition of Valtidone.
She has been teaching at the music schools of Pieve Emanuele-Milano, Vermezzo (Milano) and Singen and as a professor at the Conservatory “A. Peri”, Reggio Emilia.
Since 2010, she is a full-time faculty member of the music school, Ravensburg.