After trying out the clarinet and the drums, I was captured by acoustic guitar when I was 17. I quickly began to compose in a filmic style inspired on classical music, jazz and various popular styles, but always for acoustic instruments. Continue...
About my music
Of course, I write a great deal for solo guitar, but also other chamber ensembles, like guitar and violin, string trio or mandolin orchestra.
In 2008 I won a prize in the Italian composition competition of Accademia della Chitarra di Brescia, but better yet than words of praise is to just listen to the music and judge for yourself. Watch / listen...
The City Awakens (mandoline orkest):
“ A bright, pleasant opener accented by soft, rhythmic guitar tapping, the song falls into an easy groove of call and response between guitar and mandolin. ”
Marianne Messina for Artsmash
“ The composition [for string trio] developed into a surprising, yet accessible piece with many influences from minimal music. ”
De Zwolse Courant about "Kwart voor drie".