Emilia holds a degree in Modern Literature from Trento University and a degree in music performance (piano) from Trento Conservatory of Music. She has an extensive background as professional musician and piano teacher. Since 1997, she has been a freelance music journalist for various magazines on classical music. She has worked in the field of communication as chief press office for various organizations and directed music journalism classes. She is currently Orchestras officer responsible for the editorial content of the Theresia Orchestra blog.