Bio & Resume

EDUCATION
Master degree at the Amsterdam Conservatory in Jazz guitar.

DISCOGRAPHY & RECORDINGS

2020: Roberto Galanto “Mai mia” single

2020: Carmelo Febbo “Aspetto te” first solo

2020: “Take Flight” single by Levi Silvanie

2019: Soundtrack for the BBC tv series “Call the Midwife”.

2017: Soundtrack for the movie “Tiempo de Lluvia” music by E.Sciandrone.

2016: Ben Littlewood Band “Go your own way” EP

2016: Recording for the album “Italian cinema” music written by Enrica Sciandrone for EMI music.

2016: Soundtrack for the Movie “American Fango” (USA) written and directed by Gabriele Altobelli. Music by Enrica Sciandrone

2015: Soundtrack for the Movie “Peter & Wendy” (iTV) music by Maurizio Malagnini.

2015: Soundtrack for the Movie “Naziha’s Lente / Naziha’s Spring” IDFA Audience award winner. Directed by Gülsah Dogan

2014: Soundtrack for the short movie “u juornu avanti”

2013: Soundtrack for the BBC serie “The Paradise (serie 2)” Music written by Maurizio Malagnini and performed by the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra

2013: Soundtrack for the Movie “Love of my Life” Music of Enrica Sciandrone, Director: Michael Budd, Written by: Liam Barret

2013: Levi Silvanie – “Different” (OneWay Melodies)

2011: Soundtrack for the BBC TV Serie “Body Farm”. Music written by Maurizio Malagnini <ahref=”http: www.mauriziomalagnini.com”=””>www.mauriziomalagnini.com

2011: Levi Silvanie – “Pret Di Paden” (EP) (OneWay Melodies)

2010: Muddle Earth with the BBC PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA,
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2010: Luciano Maio Orchestra: “Sciuscia lu Ventu” (Rhythmic Skeleton Music) <ahref=”http: www.rhyske.nl”=””>www.rhyske.nl

2010: Levi Silvanie – “Bek” (single + dvd) (onewaymelodies)

2009: Yes – from the diaries of jojo(…) Short movie DVD

2005: Visse Vasse: “Visse Vasse” with Niels Bjerg, Birgitte Lyregaard (vocal) and the award winning saxophone player Tineke Postma. (Cd Baby)

2004: Filippo Castellazzi Quintet: Chiaroscuro with Tino Tracanna and Roberto Cipelli (Paolo Fresu Quintet) Manolo Cabras and Antonio Pisano (Double Stroke Records)<ahref=”http: www.doublestrokerecords.com”=””>www.doublestrokerecords.com

1995: Colori Sonori: “Colori Sonori” (Idea music productions.)</ahref=”http:></ahref=”http:></ahref=”http:></ahref=”http:>

VENUES, FESTIVALS & OTHER PERFORMANCES
Among others: Cantare string orchestra for the musical Anatevka, a fiddler on the roof (2007), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra (2010), Tineke Postma, Tino Tracanna, Roberto Cipelli, Levi Silvanie, Venues: among others: Bimhuis (Amsterdam), Copenhagen Jazz Festival (Denmark), Meervardt Theater (Amsterdam), Murphy’s Law (Den Haag), Blue Note (Milano), Master Plan Jazz festival (Denmark), Umbria Jazz, Tropen Theater (Amsterdam), Concertgebouw (Amsterdam), Nice Jazz Festival, North Sea Jazz Club Amsterdam, North Sea Jazz Festival, Haarlem Jazz stad Festival, Caribbean Sea Jazz Festival Aruba…

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
As a teacher, he worked at MEC Muziek Educatie Centrum and Muziekpakhuis in Amsterdam, at Modern Music Academy and “Forte Muziekschool” in Zaandam, at Music Adventure in Lelystad and he collaborated with the Rotterdam and Amsterdam Conservatory.

DIDACTIC
He wrote the books Sketches of Theory and Ear Training published by MMA Publishing (Zaandam) and Modern Guitarist a new harmony approach for modern jazz guitarists, published by Bergez Editions in 2009. www.bergez.nl
He’s currently living and working as a guitar player and composer in Amsterdam, Holland.