Born in Milan in 1991, he began studying flute with Luca Bossi, graduating in 2010 at the “G. Verdi ”Conservatory in Milan. He later studied with Alfred Rutz, Verena Bosshart and Felix Renggli at the Conservatory of Italian Switzerland and at the Hochschule der Künste in Berne, where he graduated with honors as Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy, Master of Arts in Music Performance and Master of Advanced Studies.

 


Encountering Rocco Abate, to whom he is a teaching assistant during the Music Cima Ventosa specialization courses, was of fundamental importance for his artistic training. He studied chamber music with Carlo Levi Minzi and piano with Paola Di Simone.


He attended Master classes held by flutists Jànos Bàlint, Philippe Racine, James Galway, Jean-Claude Gérard, Peter-Lukas Graf, Ramson Wilson, Emmanuel Pahud and Sivlia Careddu. 

 
He played as a soloist and in chamber ensembles performing at national and international festivals: Manhattan to the Mountains Chamber Workshop (USA); Sechste Schweizerische Saxofontage in Lucerne; Ticino Musica, Ceresio Estate (CH); Assaggi di Corte (IT).
He plays regularly with pianist Nicolas Mottini, mezzo-soprano Valentina Londino and harpist Elisa Netzer with whom he performed in duo and in trio in Italy, Switzerland, France, Austria, Germany and the USA.

 

As a first flute, he collaborated with various orchestras and ensembles under the direction of Bohdan Shved, Franco Trinca, Franco Cesarini, José Rafael Pascual Vilaplana and Michael Sanderling. He had the opportunity to perform in various halls and theaters such as the Kultur Kasino Bern, Menuhin Forum Bern, Grosser Konzert Saal (Bern), Theater Stadt Biel, Neues Museum Biel, Sala Puccini (Milan), Auditorium San Dionigi (Vigevano).

 
In 2017, he began studying the baroque flute with Giannantonio Ippolito.

He is the artistic director of the chamber music festival Verbano Musica Estate and for the Ruggero Leoncavallo Foundation. 


Since 2016, he has been a flute teacher for the Lombardy ANBIMA Stage. He is active as a traverse flute teacher in Ticino.

 

He plays a 14k gold Nagahara flute and a Sankyo flute in grenadillo.

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