Italian cellist Bartolomeo Dandolo Marchesi graduated with honors at the G. Verdi Music Conservatory in Milan under the guidance of Marco Bernardin. He continued his training at the Musikhochschule in Cologne with Nicolas Alstaedt and baroque cello with Rainer Zipperling, completing a Master of Early Music at the Musikhochschule in Frankfurt under the guidance of Kristin von der Goltz.
A winner of multiple international competitions including the San Bartolomeo International Competition for Young Talents, Vittorio Veneto International Competition, Cortemilia International Competition, La Cellissima and Saarbrücken International Early Music Competition.
Bartolomeo is leader of the cellos in the period instruments Orchestra Theresia and a
member of the Orchestra of the 18th Century in Amsterdam.