B i o g r a p h y
Pianist, Composer, Arranger. Born in Teramo on September 26, 1970, he began studying the piano at a very young age under the guidance of his father and graduated in 1990 with full marks, honors and special mention, at the Conservatory of Bari. In 1994, in the same Conservatory, he obtained the diploma of Jazz Music. Dedicated exclusively to jazz, he performs with various ensembles in his own name from the "solo piano" to the octet.
He has participated in numerous radio and television broadcasts (Radio Rai 1,2,3, Radio Capital, Rai News 24, Tg2, Domenica In, La7) and played in important clubs and festivals, among which we remember:
Fano, Pescara, Pomigliano, Urbino, Gargano Piano Festival, Lignano, Foggia, Bergamo, Villa Celimontana, Cagliari, Veneto Jazz, Aosta, Ruvo di Puglia, Ai Borders between Sardinia and Jazz; Lugo Jazz Festival, Salamanca Jazz Festival, Atlantic Jazz (Auditorio de Tenerife) (Spain); Berlin, Hamburg, Oslo, Gothenburg; Tokyo, Osaka, Shizuoka (Japan); Novo Mesto, Lausanne, Minsk; Moscow, Kursk, Krasnodar, Arkhangelsk, Ekaterinburg, Nizhny Tagil, Nizhniy Novgorod, St. Petersburg, Kovrov (Russia); Perelik (Bulgaria), Santiago, Chicureo and San Bernardo (Chile), Cordoba and Buenos Aires (Argentina).
He has played with: M. Urbani, G. Capiozzo, M. Roche, M. Cafiero, P. Fresu, S. Satta, N. Arigliano, L. Konitz, R. Giuliani, G. Coscia, E. Palermo, L. Patruno, G. Telesforo, E. Rava, M. Giammarco, I. De Paula, M. Rosa, R. Rossi, G. Cazzola, L. Bulgarelli, M. Di Leonardo, D. Deidda, C. Meyer, R. Gatto, B. Mintzer, P. Leveratto, A. Marcelli, P. Damiani, M. Raja, M. Garay, B. Cobham, D. Samuels, J. Berlin, P. Costa, L. Colombo, P. Drummy, J. Levy, M. Sherman, D. Johnson, T. Horner, B. Franceschini, T. De Piscopo.
He had the opportunity to collaborate with actors such as Michele Placido, Arnoldo Foà, Maria Rosaria Omaggio, Milo Vallone, Caterina Vertova, Valentina Carnellutti, Alessandro Haber, Elena De Ritis, Mariangela D'Abbraccio, Daniela Fazzolari, Vanessa Gravina, Edoardo Siravo, Alessio Boni , Laura Marinoni, Nino Castelnuovo, Maria Cristina Di Nicola, Ugo Pagliai, Paola Gassman, Sergio Rubini.