Guitarist, composer, arranger and teacher
Professor of Jazz Guitar at the Conservatory "G. Verdi" of Turin and at the Conservatory F.A Bonporti of Trento and professor of History of Jazz at the Conservatory "N. Paganini" of Genoa.
Since 2006, he is invited every year by the Europe Malta Institute for Jazz Master Classes about 'Jazz Improvisation, Ensemble, Jazz Guitar and the History of Jazz Guitar
Since 2008 he is director of the ensemble music courses and teacher of Jazz Guitar at the Due Laghi Jazz Workshop for the Haute Ecole de Jazz de Suisse Romande in Lausanne and from 2009 to the present for the Department of Jazz Universität für Musik in Graz .
Since 1998 he works for the American School Jazz Berklee School of Music in Boston in summer workshops at Umbria Jazz as assistant-teacher of ensemble music, Jazz Guitar, Jazz Theory and Ear Training
In 1992 he held a clinic on improvisation in a quartet with M. Giammarco, D. Johnson and R. Vincent to the CDPM of Bergamo
In March 2008 he held two days of lecture-concerts on Jazz Music for the SIEM (Italian Society for Music Education) aimed at teachers of primary and secondary school of level I and II ,recognized by the public administration in Italy
In '95 and '94 is Ensemble Teacher and jazz guitar Teacher in the SpazioMusica Summer International Stages with the pianists Mal Waldrom ('94) and Barry Harrys ('95), R. Zegna, D. Satragno, G. Prina, P. Pellegatti, G. Visibelli ...
In 1991 he was invited to the Grenoble Jazz Festival as representative of Italian Iazz and jazz guitar and held a stage for the Italian Cultural Centre with his own trio, with Piero Leveratto on Bass and Enzo Zirilli on drums
In December 2007 in Campobasso: Jazz Guitar Seminar at the Music School “Thelonious Monk Association”
In February 2008 he was asked by the CIAC School of Music in Rome for a clinic on Jazz Guitar
In 2006, Professor of Jazz ensemble and jazz guitar with his own quartet with Rachel Gould, Ares Tavolazzi and Manhu Roche for a seminar for the Icarus Association
Lectures at the Lingotto in Turin on the topics "The improvisation in jazz through the standard" (nel'97),
Concerts, seminars on "Understanding and appreciating Jazz" and "The Guitar in Jazz" (nel'96)
Several educational partnerships such as jazz guitarists Philip Catherine, Bireli Lagrene, Brad Buethe, Jim Kelly, Garrison Fewell, Dave Howard, Scott Free, Stanley Jordan
In 2002, Professor of Jazz Guitar and Ensemble with jazz training seminars at Deux Alpes (France) with Maestro Giancarlo Gazzani
In 2003 and 2004 is Teacher for the summer courses and Jazz Ensemble at the Cortanze Castle (Asti)
He was 12 years- from '87 to' 99 - teaching group lessons and Jazz Theory Jazz Guitar and the Associazione Culturale Centro Jazz Torino