Aldo Sebastián Cicchini
Violinist of RAI National Symphony Orchestra. His concerts from his balcony went viral during the lockdown. Born in Montevideo, Uruguay, he began studying violin at the age of five and participated as a soloist at the 1st Festival of Youth Orchestras of Uruguay when he was eight. Settled in Italy in 2007, he studied violin at the Conservatorio “Giuseppe Verdi” in Milan with Maestro Daniele Gay and he graduated with top marks, honors and a special mention in 2010. During the COVID-19 pandemic, he plays every day from his balcony in Milan giving hope to people around. His first video had more than 10 million views in China.