graduated “summa cum laude” in Brescia (Italy) in 2003 under the guidance of M° I. Bogna. She studied with P. Vernikov and I. Volochine at “Accademia Musicale S. Cecilia” in Portogruaro (Venice) from 2000 to 2004 and attended, among others masterclasses, “Corso di Perfezionamento per Professori d’Orchestra” of the “Teatro alla Scala” Academy, in Milan. Then in 2004-2005 Barbara studied baroque violin with E. Wallfisch and R. Beesley at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague. In February 2008 she graduated in baroque violin under the guidance of Stefano Montanari at the Verona Conservatory. Barbara has performed in the main concert halls and festivals all around Europe with a variety of period instrument ensembles, including Brixia Musicalis, Ensemble Zefiro, Accademia Montis Regalis, La Risonanza, Il Complesso Barocco, New Dutch Academy, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Divino Sospiro, Arion Consort & Choir, Pietà dei Turchini, Europa Galante, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, Festspiel-Orchester Göttingen and EUBO, as well as in over 25 CD and DVD recordings.