Mattia Senesi was born in Arezzo (Italy) and began studying piano at the age of seven under the guidance of M° Marta Cencini.
He continued his studies with M° Gianluca Biondi at the Istituto comprensivo Cesalpino and in 2013 he graduated from the Liceo Musicale of Arezzo with the highest grade in piano, under the direction of M° Rita Cucè. He then started his Bachelor degree at the Istituto Superiore di Studi Musicali Rinaldo Franci in Siena (Italy), where he studied with M° Norberto Capelli and M° Hector Moreno and graduated with honors in July 2016.
The same year he participated in the advanced course of the Accademia Chigiana di Siena held by M ° Lilya Zilberstein., In October 2018, he obtained the Master degree in piano with honors at the Istituto Superiore di Studi Musicali Pietro Mascagni in Livorno (Italy), under the direction of M° Daniel Rivera. From October 2018 to June 2019, he completed an Erasmus internship at the Koninklijk Conservatorium in Brussels (Belgium), where he worked as collaborative pianist under the direction of M° Anne op de Beeck. The following year he began a Graduate Artist Certificate program in collaborative piano at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville (US) with Dr. Kevin Class. There he served as Graduate Teaching Assistant and collaborated as a vocal coach and rehearsal pianist with UTOT (University of Tennessee Opera Theater).
He has won first and second prizes in national and international competitions, both as a soloist and as a chamber ensemble, among them: National Piano Competition “Città di Castiglion Fiorentino”, National Competition “Enrico Zangarelli”, International Competition of Musical Interpretation of Montalto Ligure, Music Competition by AGIMUS of Sanremo, International Piano Competition of Chianti, Music Interpretation Competition “City of Florence”, International Competition for Young Musicians “Antonio Salieri”, National Piano Competition “City of Riccione” and the “Special Soroptimist Prize” at the Music Competition of the Lions Club Aldobrandeschi.
In 2021 he started his Doctorate in Collaborative Piano at the Université de Montréal (Canada) under the guidance of M°Francis Perron. Here Since 2021 he is also serving as collaborative pianist for the choral ensembles of L’École LUMI of the Université de Montréal.