Bio"born in Messina (Italy) in 1955, he undertook both university and musical studies in the same native City.
He took the Art Degree and the Flute Diploma at the Academy of Music ""A. Corelli"".
He led several concerts as soloist, as well as in different formations.
After getting the Band Instrumentation Diploma in the 1989 under the Master Salvatore Chillemi´s guidance at the Academy of Music G. Rossini"" (Pesaro, Italy), he has been improving the study of the composition and direction together with world-famous Masters.
Didactics of Music and Ethnomusicology scholar, he has been cooperating to several researches, and attending various seminar as speaker.
On behalf of A.N.B.I.M.A. (National Association for Independent Musical Bands), he attends different courses for band directors, as well as for co-operating with several newspapers.
As far as concerns the musical production, it ranges over numerous fields, and it is mainly addressed to the Band world, which he dedicated several transcriptions and many original works to.
His music is issued by the record Companies ""Edizioni Musicali Dicorato"", ""Edizioni Santabarbara"", Edizioni musicali Eufonia"", ""Overplay"" and ""Hafabra"".
He won Composition Contests, among which must be listed:
""1st National Contest of Original Composition for Band and Chorus, organised by the National Association A.N.B.I.M.A"