Born inPerugia. Marina graduated in Political Science in Florence, and in singing at Florence Conservatory.
Marina’s season 2023/24 highlights are Suzuki (Madama Butterfly) in Teatro San Carlo in Napoli, Rosina (Il Barbiere di Siviglia) at the Teatro La Fenice and La Gran Vestale (La Vestale) in Thessaloniki.
During her career Marina performed in major Italian and European theaters such as in Florence, Naples, Venice, Genoa, Bologna, Rome, Torino, Palermo, Madrid, Seville,Valencia, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Leipzig, Opéra de Paris, Teatro Colon in BuenosAires, Salzburg Festival and Glyndebourne Festival. She began her career singing major Mozart’s and Rossini’s operas such as: Nozze di Figaro, Cosi fan tutte, Don Giovanni, La Clemenza di Tito, La finta Semplice,Lucio Silla, Barbier of Seville, Cenerentola, Le Compte Ory, Zelmira. At the same time she had important awards as interpret in baroque roles as those of Haendel, Vivaldi and Monteverdi. In subsequent years she approached late romantic and early ‘900 roles such as Oberon, L’enfant et les Sortilèges, L’heure espagnole, Nabucco, Falstaff.
Since 2017 she expanded her repertoire debuting as Carmen at the Fenice in Venice, conducted by Myung-Whun Chung, and as Charlotte in Werther at the TeatroMassimo in Palermo. Since then she was also engaged in various productions in the role of Carmen at the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, at the Tokyo Opera CityHall and Suntory Hall, at the Fenice in Venice.
Also very active in the concert field, Marina has performed in various concert halls including the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Royal Albert Hall and theBarbican Center in London, the NHK Concert Hall in Tokyo, the Theatre des Champs Elysées and the Salle Pleyel in Paris, the Theater and der Wien.
Marina has collaborated with important conductors including: Claudio Abbado, Roberto Abbado, Rinaldo Alessandrini, Riccardo Chailly, James Conlon, Myung-Whun Chung, Sir Andrew Davis, Ottavio Dantone, Renè Jacobs, Jesus Lopez Cobos, AlessandroDe Marchi, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Gianluigi Gelmetti, Zubin Mehta, MarcMinkowski, Kent Nagano, Christophe Rousset, Jeffrey Tate.
She has done numerous recordings, such as Aroldo by Verdi (ed. Philips), Juditha Triumphans, Orlando finto pazzo and Armida byVivaldi (ed. Opus 111), Giustino di byVivaldi (ed. Virgin Classics), Oberon by Weber (ed. Decca), Artaxerxes by Terradellas (ed. Harmonia Mundi), Fedora and La Finta Semplice on DVD (ed. DeutscheGrammophon), LeNozze di Figaro on DVD (ed. TDK),Solo album of Ariasand Cantatas by Crescentini (ed. Tactus), Solo album of Melodies byP. Viardot (ed. Brilliant), Solo album Hommage à Garcia Lorca – Preludios ycanciones (ed. Musica Novantiqua), Zelmira by Rossini (ed.Naxos).