FABRIZIO BARCHI (Italy)

Barchi Fabrizio

Juri member of 55° International Choral Singing Competition 2016

Fabrizio Barchi studied at the Pontifical Institute of Sacred Music of Rome. During his career he has been conducting choirs, both in musical associations and schools, such as Musicanova choir, the female choir “Eos”, the youth choir “Iride” and the “Primo Levi” and “Enriquez” high school choirs, all located in Rome. With his choirs, he has been awarded several prizes in regional, national and international competitions. He worked as a musical education teacher from 1980 to 1993 and since then he is holder of the chair of Choral Conductorship at the Conservatory Lorenzo Perosi of Campobasso. He holds classes on youth chorality on behalf of regional choral associations, of the Feniarco (National Federation of the Regional Choral Associations), of the education agency and of universities. He often takes part in juries of choral competitions. He has contributed, as a choir conductor. to the realisation of operas and to the recording of movie soundtracks with composers such as Ennio Morricone and Marco Frisina. He was member of the “Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia” Board of Directors and of the Ministry of Education’s Music Commitee. He is vice-conductor of the musical chapel of San Giovanni in Laterano and artistic director of the festival “Corali a Roma”.