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Music Composition & Music Theory with a multi-award-winning composer

Classical composer and performer with a wide educational and professional background in Europe and the US. I help students navigate orchestration, harmony, and counterpoint (including tips on score engraving). We can work on original ideas & projects as well as go through arrangements & transcriptions. Let's start with a conversation about your goals and needs and we can get started.

Extra information

Please bring your own laptop with a notation software, OR a music book, pencil, pencil sharpener, and eraser.

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At teacher's location: 2941 Saint Paul Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
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Teenagers (13-17 years old)
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Beginner
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45 minutes
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The class is taught in:

English

About Me

Composition is my life and I love sharing my knowledge and commitment. My music has been performed in Europe, North and South America. I write for orchestra, large-medium-small ensembles, solo instruments, chorus, and voice. Visual arts, drama, and literature are very important for my creative imagination.

Currently, I am pursuing a Doctorate in Composition at the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA). Trained as a pianist and conductor, I have a multi-year career in both theaters and academia.

Education

DMA Composition 2022 - Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, USA)
MM Composition 2019 - Peabody Institute
MM Orchestral Conducting 2014 - Conservatorio di Musica "L.Cherubini (Florence, ITALY)
MA Choral Conducting 2011 - Conservatorio di Musica "G.Puccini" (La Spezia, ITALY)
DIPLOMA Piano Performance 2009 - Istituto Superiore di Studi Musicali "L.Boccherini" (Lucca, ITALY)

Experience / Qualifications

First Prize: Macht Orchestral Composition Competition 2020
First Prize (tie): Virginia Carty deLillo Composition Competition 2020
Dartmouth College (Hanover, USA) - Composer 2019
Orquestra de Camara do Amazonas (Manus, BRAZIL) - Composer 2019
(Baltimore, USA) - Graduate Assistant 2019-2021
Scuola di Musica di Fiesole (Florence, ITALY) - Professor, Choral Conductor, Accompanist 2013-2017
Cantiere Internazionale d'Arte (Montepulciano) - Composer 2017-18
Orchestra da Camera Fiorentina (Florence) - Composer 2016
Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino (Florence) - Composer 2016
Istituto di Musica "S.Giuseppe" (Florence) - Piano Teacher 2008-2017

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