Bio

Graduated (MA) with 110/110 and honors in Composition and Jazz, he studied at the Conservatory of Music"Alfredo Casella" in L'Aquila and Hochschule für Musik in Mannheim.

As a bass player he has played with some of the most important national and international festivals of jazz including: Villacelimontana Jazz Festival, Atina Jazz, Tuscia in Jazz, Valsugana Jazz Tour (Trentino Jazz ), Festival Internazionale di Mezza Estate, Suono Italiano 2016 at the Italian Institute of Culture - Istanbul and live on national radio “Radio 3”.

His works as a composer have been performed in Austria, Canada, Croatia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and USA in festivals such as: Festival di Bellagio e del Lago di Como, Invenzioni – New Tubes, Neuköllner Originaltöne, Heidelberger Kammermusikfestival, Werkstatt Neue Musik, Cello Modern, Geophon – Earquake, Arpissima, Casella in Concerto, Festival Arpe in Villa, Festival dei 2 Mondi di Spoleto, Stagione della Società Aquilana dei Concerti B.Barattelli, The Mannheim Project, Stiftung Mozarteum/Mozarteumorchester Salzburg, Theater Aachen/Klassik Lounge, Symphony in the Gardens, Vinterfestspill i Bergstaden, Storioni Festival, Östergötland Music Days, Musikakademie Liszt Ferenc, TivoliVredenburg, Strings City;

by ensembles, orchestras and soloists such as: soloists and orchestra members of Berliner Philharmoniker, London Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre National de France, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, BBC Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, SWR Symphonieorchester, Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Brussels Philharmonic, Rotterdam Philharmonic, Helsinki Philharmonic, Oslo Philharmonic, Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Stockholm Sinfonietta, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Danish Radio Orchestra and Orchester des Nationaltheaters Mannheim; Nabla Ensemble, Anemos Quartet, Ensemble Casella, EMCF Ensemble of Contemporary Music of Ferrara Conservatory, Insieme a Corde Vuote Ensemble, GAM Ensemble, Impronta Ensemble, Ensemble Impressionnisme, Ensemble der Musikhochschule Freiburg, Spinoza-Ensemble, MA.NM Ensemble, Ensemble Ludwig, Morii Ensemble, “I Pomeriggi Musicali” Symphony Orchestra, “Collegium Musicum Mannheim” Sinfonieorchester, Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese, Symphony Orchestra of L’Aquila Conservatory, Sinfonieorchester TonArt Heidelberg, Sinfonieorchester Aachen, Toronto Concert Orchestra, Lappeenranta City Orchestra, Festival Sinfonietta, Pepperdine University Chamber Orchestra, Philharmonische Orchester der Stadt Trier and Deutsche Radio Philharmonie.

His works has been broadcast on the Dutch national radio NPO Radio4 and to the German SR 2 Kulturradio.

was awarded at “Insieme a corde vuote” for L’Aquila, at the Italian Ministry of Education’s “Premio Abbado 2015” and at “National Festival of Italian Conservatoires - III Edition”; and winner of the national call SIAE “S’illumina Copia privata per i giovani, per la cultura”.

Also composed the music for the movie "Non, tu Exagères” for the Franco-German television "Arte/ZDF”.

Has been composer in residence at Società Aquilana dei Concerti “B. Barattelli”.

He is founder and president of the Orchestra da Camera della Marsica.

His works are published by Da Vinci Edition, Donemus Publishing, Edition Margaux and Universal Edition.

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