I am a composer, conductor, violist and pianist, I’ve graduated with honors and won prizes in national and international competitions. My CD on Carl Reinecke’s chamber music was awarded with “CD of the Month” prize on “CD Classical” magazine review. As a composer, arranger and conductor I’ve collaborated with many Artists such as Andrea Bocelli, Sarah Brightman, Cecilia Gasdia, Anna Caterina Antonacci, Enrico Dindo, Federico Mondelci, Andrea Griminelli, Lucio Dalla, Valeria Moriconi, Giorgio Zagnoni, Danilo Rossi. I like and write almost all kind of music: classical symphonic and chamber, opera, jazz, pop, rock, folk). My premieres have been performed by many Orchestras worldwide (Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala – La Scala Theatre, Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Manchester Camerata, Norwalk Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra della Radiotelevisione Slovena, Orchestra Haydn Bozen, Orchestra di Padova e del Veneto, I Solisti di Pavia di Enrico Dindo, Euroradio Concerts live via satellite, Orchestra Sinfonica di Sanremo, Orchestra Filarmonica Marchigiana, Istituzione Sinfonica Abruzzese, Orchestra di Roma e del Lazio, Orchestra Sinfonica di Bari) in many Concert Halls (Carnegie Hall - New York City, Moscow International House of Music, Manchester Cello Festival, Brunnenhof Monaco di Baviera, Theatre de Las Bellas Artes – Mexico City, Norwalk Concert Hall, Auditorium RadioTV Slovenia, The Presidential Symphony Orchestra Concert Hall – Ankara, Turkey).
I'm Principal Solo Viola of the Orchestra da Camera di Bologna and the Orchestra Filarmonica Marchigiana. I'm Viola teacher at the Conservatory "L. D' Annunzio" of Pescara and I've been Artistic Director of Chamber Orchestra of Bologna.
I'm the founder of the Ensemble
Opera Petite, a small ensemble which plays full
operas and arias with the sound of a full orchestra with my musical
arrangements of the most famous italian operas.
As composer and arranger I've collaborated with many famous Artists, among which Andrea Bocelli, Sarah Brightman, Gustav Kuhn, Lucio Dalla, Federico Mondelci, Cecilia Gasdia, Anna Caterina Antonacci, Valeria Esposito, Andrea Griminelli, Valeria Moriconi, Danilo Rossi, Giorgio Zagnoni, writing arrangements for concerts where these artists performed with many world famous symphony orchestras (Con te partirò (Time to say goodbye), Romanza, Canto della Terra (Earth song) for Andrea Bocelli, performed all over the world).
I'm composer of musics that embraces the more varied musical kinds (chamber
and symphonic classical, jazz, light).
Furthermore, I arranged and conducted the Symphony Orchestra of the most famous italian pop competition, the Sanremo Festival 2005, broadcasted live worldwide, and I've been the President of the Jury for "Sanremolab - Accademia della Canzone di Sanremo" for three consecutive years.
My original composition has been choosen as soundtrack of the entire
advertising campaign of Pasta
Barilla, the worldwide famous italian pasta manufacturer,
on air since September 1999.