Laura Ballestrino is a pianist and composer from Madrid (Spain) born in 2000. Laura grew up in a music loving family and since she was 4 years old she devoted her life to this art. She is one of the great promises of classical music in Spain, awarded with First Prizes at the prestigious competitions Juventudes Musicales de España, María Herrero and Gran Klavier, as well as special prizes at Compositores de España and Intercentros Melómano.
Beyond her career as classical pianist, Laura works on multiple projects of diverse music styles. She is currently composing and producing the Original Soundtrack of the videogame Archaelund, while at the same time develops a jazz-fusion project yet to be announced.
Laura currently pursues her superior studies at Real Conservatorio Superior de Música de Madrid with Professor Elena Orobio. In the summer of 2019 Laura meets the pianist and pedagogue Leonel Morales, who would become his teacher to the present day. She studies with him at the high performance center Musical Arts (Madrid), where she has been honored in 2021 with the Virtuoso Diploma.
She often broadens her education with master classes from renowned pianists and advanced courses in many areas such as interpretation, composition, improvisation and jazz, both nationally and abroad: Mozarteum, Escuela de Música Creativa, Berklee College of Music…