Italian-Greek Salvatore Bezzi is a pianist, composer and teacher of piano and advanced music theory. Born in Athens, he studied with Jenny Protopapa (Director of the Hellenic Conservatory of Athens for many years) and obtained a piano performance diploma with unanimous first prize. He has been teaching piano for more than twenty years and is particularly interested in interpretation and composition. He has written works for chamber ensembles and solo instruments, symphonic music, music for the theatre and cinema, etc. His works have garnered distinctions in international competitions in Greece and abroad, and his original compositions for plays have received honours in theatre festivals.