Video Concept: Pascal Barnier “Fantasy notes” Reflection Nr. 2 Contemporary piano project. Ugo Armano was born in Padua (Italy) in 1956. He began piano studies at the age of five and has studied with Silvio Omizzolo and Oliviero De Zordo. He was then initiated into electroacoustic music by Teresa Rampazzi. As a performer, he has won many international contests including the Arturo Toscanini Contest. This activity developed his taste for improvisation and, finally, for composition. Ugo Armano is currently artistic director of the Anton Diabelli Association teaches music and carries on with his career of pianist.