Education

  • 4 years private lessons with ALESSANDRO MAIORINO (former Mano Negra)
  • June 2004: Degree at CPM (Premiata Forneria Marconi School) in Milan, Italy
    • Music interpretation for electric Bass Guitar with DINO D’ AUTORIO (World-wide bass player)
    • Music Theory
    • Music d’ensemble with PAOLO JANNACCI
    • Master in Jazz Walking Bass Improvisation with PAOLO DALLA PORTA (Pat Metheny double bass player)
    • Supplementary instrument, Piano, 2 years of study
  • Several workshops, the most important of which being with:
    • Marcus Miller
    • Victor Wooten
    • Ares Tavolazzi
  • Specific studies upon Supplementary Techniques for Electric Bass (finger style,stoppato,slap and tapping)
  • Self-taught Doublebass studies.

Artistic Experiences

At present

2018

2013

Film – tv music Producer , cinematic trailers , commercials

Actively touring with ” Absolute Bowie” awarded best UK tribute

“The Fool ” record with CIRCUS NOIR

” Eclipse’  –  ” Disco Manuche” with GYPS’ n ‘PROGRESS

2013 ACCORDI DISACCORDI trio, “Bouncing vibes ” production record, exhibitions  over UK and Europe
2012 European & UK Tour with MIKE MARLIN supporting “THE STRANGLERS”
2011
  • UK & IRISH Tour with MIKE MARLIN (www.mikemarlin.co.uk) supporting ” THE STRANGLERS “, “FROM the JAM”, ” BIG COUNTRY”
  • HMV “the next big thing” hosting BOY GEORGE
  • FERNANDO’S KITCHEN on Double bass, fusion of Flamenco with the modern day contemporary styles (www.fernandoskitchen.com)
2009 – 2010
2008
  • Bass player for the MIDNIGHT SWING BIG BAND (Dublin) (www.midnightswing.eu)
  • Member of the funky band “EVERYDAY PEOPLE “ with Maria Fitzgerald (Dublin) featured in the CORK JAZZ FESTIVAL 2008(Ireland) and GAIETHY THEATRE (Dublin) (www.everydaypeople.ie)
  • Collaboration live with Eamonn Moran, Kevin Morrow and Mic O’Connor (www.eamonnmoran.com)
2007
  • Tour with UNSEEN GUEST in Germany and Belgium (Tuition Label) (www.unseenguest.com)
  • Performance live and collaborations with AOIFE MORIARTY and KEVIN BRADY
2006
  • SOULSTUFF, Funky soul band with Riccardo Moffa (Ex Arthur Miles), Andrea Bozzetto, Carmelo Contino
  • TERZASFERA (www.terzasfera.it) bass player
  • Endorcer for MIDI MUSIC , at BASS DAY 2006, Verona, Italy
  • Performances with MACS band (peppermusic record)
2005
  • “PIRATI” with Riccardo Lombardo (Ayott Endorcer) and Vito Guerrieri
  • BEPPE NICOLOSI Funky band with Andrea Bozzetto, Marco Breglia
2004
  • Cover bands: Elvis Presley,Genesis, Iron Maiden
  • Bassplayer for Alessandro Gaza (guitar heroes) at BLUES FESTIVAL 2004 in Milan
2001-2004

Studio Recording

2018 at present

2017

2015

2013

  • Cinematic cues, trailers, tv/ads tracks, commercials
  • Circus Noir – “The fool”
  • Gyps’n’Progress – “Eclipsy” and “Disco manouche”
  • Accordi Disaccordi – “Bouncing vibes”
2011
  • Mike Marlin – “Man on the ground” tracks 1,6,7,9
  • Mike Marlin – “The Magician” EP
2010
  • Mike Marlin – Staying Alive
  • Takilo EP
2009
  • Kasho “Unexpected” debut EP
2008
  • Studio collaborations with LIBERO entertainment l.t.d
  • “Phonograph” Istituto Barlumen Records
2007
  • Drummer Kevin Brady for Aoife songwriter
2006
  • TERZASFERA, “Small hiding to disappear” ( Taliferro Music Label )
2004-2005
  • “Bique Electronique”, Sony Music