TRIO DMITRIJ

Trio Dmitrij, founded in 2007 and graduated cum Laude at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome (Corso di Perfezionamento di Alta Formazione in Musica da Camera), Trio DMITRIJ was defined as “a group formed by young musicians who have so much individual talent and rare collective harmony, that create an involving ensemble valid from every point of view"…

SERGIO ALTAMURA

Electro-acoustic guitar  – ambient/experimental In a long career which began in 1985 as a teenager member of a rock band, Sergio has experimented with almost everything. During the ’90s Sergio focuses his work on steel-string guitar, performing live in Italy and Europe; in 1998 works on the Ark Ensemble project, an Italian modern quartet exploring the sound possibilities of each…

SANDRO IVO BARTOLI

Sandro Ivo Bartoli is a virtuoso pianist whose sumptuous playing has captivated audiences throughout the wolrld. A native of Pisa, he graduated from the Florence State Conservatory, the Royal Academy of Music in London, and collaborated privately with Russian piano legend Shura Cherkassky, who was instrumental in the beginning of his international career. In the early 1990s, with Cherkassky's encouragement,…

QUARTETTO MASCETTI

GABRIELE BELLU violin, PIER PAOLO RICCOMINI violin, BEPPE AMBROSINI viola, CRISTIANO SACCHI cello.   A trip into Music Film and beyond. A journey among the most beautiful and suggestive pages of film music, original and not only. A walk through the emotions and sensations that arouses what is called the "Seventh Art": the cinema. Music will lead us by hand…

PINO FORASTIERE

Pino Forastiere – composer, acoustic guitarist (6, 16 steel string) Forastiere is a former classical guitarist (6 and 10 strings) having graduated from Santa Cecilia Conservatory in Rome, Italy. In 2000, Forastiere changed his stylistic direction from composing on classical nylon-stringed guitar toward that created on steel-stringed instruments (especially a 1957 Martin D-28). Since that time he has performed regularly…

PASQUALE MIRRA

Pasquale Mirra | Vibraphonist / Composer Pasquale Mirra is among the most productive vibraphonists in the international and Italian jazz scene. He studied percussion instruments at Salerno’s Conservatorio Statale di Musica. He attended specialization courses at Siena Jazz and he graduated in Bologna’s Conservatorio Statale di Musica. Pasquale Mirra has released more than 30 albums and he has worked with…

PAOLO ANGELI

Guitarist and Composer: sardinian prepared guitar  Born in 1970, he started to play guitar when he was 9. He grew up in Palau (Sardinia) in front of a light house and an extremely stimulating musical environment. The guitar and the voice of his father, his first mentor,  the rock bands in an old carpentry, the experiences with concerts in the…

NICOLA GUAZZALOCA

Nicola Guazzaloca’s music mixes a variety of influences filtered by sensitiveness and personal choices, often working out of orthodox language boundaries to express the most sincere and direct intention.   His musical journey started in the late eighties in the underground Bologna’s scene, to pass then through many different musical experiences and a various range of approaches. In the ’90…

MICHELE SAMPAOLESI

Born in Ancona (Italy) in 1982, MICHELE SAMPAOLESI won in 2004 the First Prize and the Medal of the President of the Italian Republic in the XXI “PREMIO VENEZIA” Piano Competition in Venice's famous "La Fenice" Theatre. Critics heralded him as “An imaginative pianist” (Wolfsburger Nachrichten) and “A true virtuoso” (Il Gazzettino). He has been invited for recitals in theatres…

MASSIMO DE MATTIA & LUIGI VITALE

"Contrasting freedom and composition or them on different planes is absurd and antihistorical. We work daily to learn, to know, then to deny and to repudiate; And so we build, even subtracting. It is necessary at this point to release the music and the mind from the page, at least from that type of page, with rigor and without abandoning…

HENRY DOMENICO DURANTE

Born in 1983 and graduated with full marks and honours in violin in the class of R. Donà, he pursued his studies in Rome under the prestigious guide of G. Monch and at “Accademia dei Solisti di Pavia” and Conservatory of Fermo with M. Rogliano. He took part in violin master classes with N. Beilina, Z. Bron, C. Rossi, and…

GABRIELE BELLU

After musical studies at the Conservatory “Luigi Cherubini” in Florence, he perfected his studies in violin and chamber music following courses throughout Europe with teachers such as Franco Rossi, Salvatore Accardo, Ivry Gylis, Norbert Brainin. He was a member of the “Orchestra of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino” from 1990 to 2007 after winning regular International competition. The same year he…

FRANCO MORONE

Franco Morone, ​known as ​the Italian poet of the acoustic guitar, has mesmerized audiences with his technical prowess and intricate tapestry of sound for nearly 30 years. He is a gifted artist who composes and arranges fascinating melodies and performs with extraordinary feeling and sensibility. ​   According to Acoustic Guitar magazine he has one of most identifiable sounds of…

FRANCESCO ALESSANDRO DE FELICE

He studied at the Pesaro Conservatory “G.Rossini” with M° S. Amadori, W.Di Stefano and M.Vangi and he graduated with honours in 2005 at Cesena Conservatory “B.Maderna”. He attended specialization courses given by Toshi Hayashi during the CupraMusicaFestival, collaborating with its orchestra both as soloist and as First Cello. He participated to the Orchestra Education Course “Progetto Palcoscenico” in Pescara supported…

FLAVIO NATI

Classic guitar   Flavio is a young classical guitarist, appreciated for his “maturity and quality of the highest level” whose concerts have been described as “an authentic experience for the various styles masterfully performed” (Diaro de Àvila). Graduated with honours in 2012 at the Conservatorium “Santa Cecilia” in his hometown - Rome - with Arturo Tallini, in under the guidance…

DEBRA FAST

Canadian violinist Debra Fast began her musical journey at the age of four, when she began studying the piano and later, the violin. At fifteen she appeared on Canadian television performing the music of Bach and Schubert and since then has played with numerous Canadian orchestras including the Vancouver Opera Orchestra, the Victoria Symphony, the Ottawa Symphony, the North Shore…

ANDREA DINDO

Andrea Dindo is a Pianist and Conductor, he's been a pupil of Renzo Bonizzato, one of the most assiduous and deserving students of Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli. He has completed pianos for three years with Aldo Ciccolini, Andrzej Jasinski at Mozarteum in Salzburg and Alexis Weissenberg, following international selection at the Masterclass of Engelberg (Lucerne) Award-winning at the Paris Chamber Music…

ALBERTO CAPELLI & ROCCO PAPIA: "ARDUO"

The ARDUO, formed by Alberto Capelli on the flamenco guitar and Rocco Papia on the 7 rope guitar, has an "ardent and burning" concert, warped and adorned with musical styles.   ALBERTO CAPELLI He played and collaborated with great Jazz musicians such as John Zorn (Cobra), Mike Patton, Euvyn Kang (Cantus Circaeus), Steve Swallow, Carla Bley, Steve Coleman, Brian Spring,…

 

 

 

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