Nadia Sturlese began her musical studies at a young age, studying piano at the N. Paganini Conservatory in La Spezia. She perfected her skills in Italy and abroad by participating in masterclasses with Petre Munteano, Julia Hamari, and Dalton Baldwin, as well as studying at the Mozarteum in Salzburg.
She attended the course in Chamber Vocal Music at the Cherubini Conservatory in Florence, under the guidance of Leonardo De Lisi, obtaining the highest grades and honors. Since 1990, she has been a permanent member of the choir of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.
In April 2003, she recorded Mozart’s “Great Mass in C Minor” with the Sanremo Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Fabiano Monica.
She has performed as a soloist in the role of Pantalis in A. Boito’s “Mefistofele” directed by Maestro Riccardo Muti at the Ravenna Festival and in Egypt, in the role of “Dinnerinnen” in the opera “Die Frau ohne Schatten” directed by Maestro Zubin Mehta and the roles of Slipky and Lesli Havet in the opera “The Cunning Little Vixen” directed by Maestro Seiji Ozawa.
She is one of the teachers included in the VoiceToTeach registry and is a technical-vocal trainer for some choirs in Tuscany.
In 2012, she was invited to participate to the Europa Cantat XVIII Festival in Turin to conduct vocal and breathing technique workshops for choirs and conductors.
She is a holistic operator registered in the professional registers of the SIAF and a Facilitator of Conscious breathing.