Federica Pento was born on 18 April 1996 in Popoli and lives in Scafa, a small town in the Province of Pescara.
Always in contact with music thanks to his cousin Alessandro Pento, a world-famous tenor engaged as main protagonist of major lyric productions and numerous tours in Italy and abroad.
During her childhood Federica inevitably approaches the world of music, developing a real passion that leads her to want to do her only job.
From the age of 13 Federica began to study singing at the school of Alessandro Pento, perfecting and conducting a more serious and careful study of vocalism, which provides her the rudiments for an increasingly broad and homogeneous extension of the voice. At the same time as a singer, he attended the Artistic School of Pescara also developing a particular interest in painting and art in general.
On 19 April 2010 his first live performance took place at the Pescara Auditorium on the occasion of the “Le Note del Cinema” event. From 2010 to 2012 he participates in various events, continuing to perfect his studies and working more and more to achieve his goals.
Objectives that will arrive from 2013, the year that sees the Finalist of the Competition “Piccoli Amici” of Pescara, with Luca Pitteri in the jury of exception.
In 2014 she is the finalist of the singing competition “Le note del cuore” of Pineto, and in the same year she is the winner of the “X ° International Singing Festival in Chieti”, Festival that counted almost 800 participants among choirs and vocalists from Russia, Moldova, Armenia, Lithuania, Azerbaijan, India, Ukraine and Italy. An event that was not by chance defined by the Orthodox parish priest, Father Anatoliy Grytskiv: “A true example of solidarity and instrument of union between peoples”.
In 2014 Federica is the first Italian singer to win the “International Singing Festival” of Yerevan in Armenia, broadcast live by the State TV and Media Partner World, and its artistic nature with a strong international feel begins to be noticed and particularly appreciated also abroad, so much so as to be invited as Guest of Honor at the prestigious “International Singing Festival of Bulgaria” and at the “XIXth International Singing Festival in Rovinj (Croatia)”, which sees it among other things Winner of the “Best Proposals 2015” award with the song “Je Suis Malade”, a masterfully interpreted piece in defense of the Rights of Women.
In the same year he was nominated for the “Alex Baroni Award” of Teramo, and in 2016 the singer had the chance to have a fundamental meeting for his artistic growth, the one with the author Mogol, with whom he will follow the “Music Camp 2016” Masterclass “At the Tenuta dei Ciclamini in Umbria.
In 2016 he won the Regional Final and later National Finalist of the well-known singing event “Il Cantagiro”, where he was awarded the “2dueRighe” Critics Prize for the “Best Unpublished Song Presented and for the Best Song Interconnect – Interpreter” by a high quality technical jury (first of all the godmother Katia Ricciarelli, Massimo Di Cataldo, Carmen by Domenico, Rolando D’Angeli, Maurizio Raimo, Angelo Avarello, Antonello Carozza, Mario Torosantucci, Elvino Echeoni and last but not least the Patron of the famous singing contest Enzo De Carlo).
The unpublished song “Lunincanto” proposed, written and arranged by M.o Gianluca Sole, has also been included in the “Compilation of the Cantagiro 2016” and presented at “Sanremo” during the Italian Song Festival in the same year.
On 24 November 2016 Federica signs the first recording contract with the SPCSound label of Silvio Pacicca, in collaboration with the labels Vivi Records and Manon Records of Mo Angelo Valsiglio (well-known producer of Laura Pausini, Eros Ramazzotti and many others) under the artistic direction by Gianluca Sole, also Author and Composer of his songs.
On the same date the song “Lunincanto” is distributed on over 400 Digital Store World; five days later he is in radio rotation on over 300 Radio of the National circuit, and is currently present on the Vevo platforms, on the Social and on Youtube-Vevo Official of the Artist.
On December 20, 2016 Lunincanto enters radio promotion on Radio 1 New York, the Radio most followed by Italians abroad, enjoying considerable success.
On May 8, 2017 the second unpublished by Federica officially comes out, “Due Ali” which sees the choral participation of the “Palestrina Ensemble” Group, with “Maria Barbieri” on the guitars and “Angelo Petruccetti” (historical keyboardist of Little Tony) on Mixing and Mastering.
On May 25, 2017 the Videoclip of Lunincanto, made by the Director Prof. Stefano Cesaroni, Chair of the Academy of Fine Arts of L’Aquila and Frosinone, is included in a DVD of “Aerosmith” for Cecchi Gori Group, on sale in all the Mediastore d’Italia and online also abroad with a circulation of over 50,000 copies.
His new single “Treno a Colori” is currently being promoted, written by Gianluca Sole, arranged by the same author with the contribution of M.o Fabio Torregrossa, several times RAI Conductor, and Violinist Giulia Di Tomasso.
His videos on the web currently exceed over 100,000 Views.
On July 4, 2017, he received the official invitation to collect the “National Ippogrifo Golden Popularity 2017 Prize” for the “New Generations of Music”, to be held in April 2018 in the city of Sarno in the presence of civil and political authorities , representatives of the cultural world and National Media Partners, such as RAI.
Always engaged in social issues, in October she will be part of the “United per Amatrice” Onlus project, performing in a series of live events with the aim of raising funds for the populations hit by the earthquake in Central Italy.
At Sanremo Giovani 2018 is running for the unpublished song “Sei Come” (written by M.o Gianluca Sole with the arrangements of M.o Fabio Torregrossa), dedicated to his land (Abruzzo).
Numerous appearances Live, Television, Web and Radio.
From January 2017 to today it has been broadcast on over 800 international television channels, over 30 FM radio interviews in Italy and also abroad (Belgium, USA, Canada).
She was Guest at the “Festival Italia in Musica”, at the “Italian Talent Show”, at the charity event “With the Penna of my heart”, at the “Sanremo Rock”, at “MilleVoci” by Gianni Turco, at the “Jazzup Viterbo Festival”.
Guest of Honor on the occasion of the inauguration of the “Silenti Riflessi” Sculpture Exhibition by the famous world-renowned sculptor “Paola Romano”, organized in the splendid scenery of the Domitian Stadium in Rome; Guest in the television program “TOP THE TOP” made by the famous producer “Graziella Terrei” and under the direction of “Claudio Di Napoli”, soon aired on TV8 and SKY1.
On July 28th in the splendid scenery of the Teatro Parchi della Colombo in Rome he performed with M.o Fabio Urbani (former RAI Conductor and well-known arranger).
On August 12th he saw his participation at the Tavo Rock Festival, sharing the stage with Maurizio Solieri (historic guitarist of Vasco Rossi).
National journalistic magazines have talked about her: her name has been published over 900,000 times on paper printed in all the Italian newsstands. She has also been interviewed by well-known blogs and authoritative Websites of the Music Sector (over 180 interviews released).
Currently Federica is engaged in the realization of her first Discographic Project, which involves the release every 3 months of an unreleased track with content shared with her followers of Facebook, until the completion of the last song, from which to take the drive to start again and produce other notes, other poems put into music. At the base of the project there is in fact the “cyclicity of things”, a sort of creative spiral that knows no limits and end, but always and only beginning.
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