Dr. Massimiliano Frani is a pianist and composer from Venice, Italy. After studying piano at the Conservatorio di Musica Benedetto Marcello in Venice, Frani received his Master’s and PhD in piano performance and pedagogy from Brigham Young University. He has performed all over the world as a solo pianist and as a chamber musician, and has conducted several prestigious orchestras around the world. Frani also played for several years as a member of the American Piano Quartet. Frani has been the recipient of many prestigious awards for his piano skill and expertise, and continues to play as an excellent soloist and chamber musician.