Nicola Barbagli


Nicola Barbagli studied modern oboe in Italy at Scuola di Musica di Fiesole and the Scala Theatre Academy; he then graduated from Geneva Haute Ecole de Musique with Maurice Bourgue and Alexei Ogrintchuck. He moved to UK  to play in the Southbank Sinfonia and after that he decided to study baroque oboe with  Katharina Sprekelsen  at the Royal Academy of Music, where he was awarded the “San Martino Scholarship” and “Nancy Nuttal Early Music Prize”.

He’s been part of “The Ann and Peter Law OAE Experience” with the Orchestra of Age of Enlightment and he has been invited to play with the orchestra. He has also performed with the Gabrieli Consort, International Baroque Players, Classical Opera Company, Ensamble Zefiro, Oxford Baroque, Geneva Camerata, Kohn Foundation RAM Bach cantata series among others.

When Nicola is not at 415hz he’s cooking cakes and playing accordion with his folk band…