Alessandro Piras was born in Cagliari in 1994. He studied and obtained his horn diploma at the G.P da Palestrina Conservatory in the town of Palestrina. He began his musical career playing percussions in the town band, instrument that he would like to have studied at the conservatory. Following his diploma he went on to refine his skills at the Santa Cecilia Academy in Rome and at the ZHdK in Zurich under Radovan Vlatkovic. His experience playing in orchestras led him to play in the best ensembles in Italy including the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, in the Teatro alla Scala Philharmonic, the Rai orchestra in Turin and many others.