Born in Rome, Yuri Barilaro spent his studies of composition at the State Conservatory of Music "Santa Cecilia". His career started when he was playing live with the Italian singer-songwriter Federica Carta for whom he produced some singles of her "top-five albums" (released by Universal Music Group Italy).
At the same time, Yuri worked for the Italian television with Tiziano Ferro (Virgin Music) and for radio events with Jasmine Thompson (Atlantic Records).
In 2019 Yuri joined the band of two times "Latin Grammy Award Winner" Laura Pausini playing live keyboards in the tour "Laura-Biagio Stadium 2019".
Between 2023 and 2024 he will play live all around the world for the next Laura Pausini's World Tour
"In the past two years I have worked as a composer for some Italian-movies productions and after my success as a musician, I am completely dedicated to film music compositions and live tours. My XK-5 is a great instrument for this"