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Clarinet Sib

Principal Clarinet at RSI “Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana”, is still today the unique Italian clarinettist able to achieve the prestigious 1st Absolute Prize at "Prague Spring" International Competition in 1996, together with 2nd prize at Paris Chamber Music International Competition in 1996 and Trapani, where he achieved the 1st and Press Critics Prizes in 1997. Such high successes came after several Prizes and honours, gained winning over twenty prestigious National and International Competitions, allowing him to be known to the audience as one of the woodwind clarinet virtuoso of today.

He began his musical studies at “Civica Scuola di Musica” in Milan, graduating at “G. Verdi” State Conservatory in the same city, just 18-year-old. Then, he went on to study at Saluzzo High Perfecting School with T. Friedli, W. Boeykens, M. Bourge, and at Accademia Chigiana di Siena with G. Garbarino and A. Meunier, gaining Honour Diploma and S.I.A.E. Scholarship there.

Guest at several Festivals and Musical Institutions, performed at Biennale di Venezia, Sala G. Verdi in Milan, Auditorium di S. Cecilia in Rome, Teatro Regio di Parma, Biennale of Zagreb, Festival Presence in Paris, Wien Modern Festival, Prague Spring Festival, Olympus Festival in St. Petersburg, Opera de Il Cairo, Izumi Hall in Osaka, Coliseum in Buenos Aires, Lincoln Centre in New York and many others. He has been working as Principal Clarinet with the major European Orchestras, such as Filarmonica della Scala, Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana, Orchestra da Camera Italiana, RSI (Radio Television Italian Switzerland). He has recently recorded for Rainbow a Cd with XX Century chamber music for clarinet and piano, receiving high critics on specialised press (Piano Time, CD Classica). He has also been invited to hold master classes in France and Italy and he's working since 1998 at International Clarinet Interpretation Course at "Asteria" Cultural Centre in Milan, “J. Tomadini” Conservatory in Udine. He is actually clarinet professor at “G. Nicolini” State Conservatory in Piacenza, Italy.

Since 2002 he has been Judging Member at the International Contest of Clarinet “Town of Carlino”.

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