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Name: Maurizio Colasanti
Skills: Conductor
Phone: +390871401373
Fax: +390871401373
Address: via colazilli,5, italia 66100, Italy
Links: Website     E-mail
Maurizio Colasanti was born in Chieti in 1966. When he was five years old he started his musical studies with M. De Renzis. He studied oboe at the Conservatorio di Musica "L. D'Annunzio" were he gratuated with the higest marks and honour. He also gratuated in Philosophy (UniversitÓ G. D'Annunzio - Chieti) with the higest marks and honour (thesis on " Iconostasis. Positioninmg and images in the Musical Semiology" ) He attended specialized courses in oboe with H.J. Schellenberger, B. Incagnoli, and in meantime he started studyng composition and orchestra conduction with O. Michel Corona, G. Arpad, M. Erdely. Maurizio Colasanti has won many competitions International Competition Isola di Capri, Polla, G. Braga, Gargano'90, Miami L'Aquila Festival) he has played as soloist and conducting with I Fiati Italiani, Orchestra Sinfonica di Pescara, Orchestra Sinfonica Abruzzese, I Solisti Aquilani, Interbnational Youth Orchestra. He has performed concerts with many important musical institutuions: Royal Accademy Of Music (London), Konzerthaus Freiburg, Miami University of Music, Teatro dell'Opera di Roma, St. Martin In the Fields, Melba Hall (Melbourne) Ottawa University, SocietÓ Italiana della Musica e del Teatro, in Switzerland,Great Britain, Germany, Austria, Canada, Usa, Slovenia, France, Belgium. He has performed for His Holiness John Paul II. Reviews have always been very positive: " Maurizio Colasanti's performance in cadenzas and in all those moments when his beautifull sound could be vivid and responding to the score, has been sensational" (Musica e Scuola , n. X anno 12) He has collaborated with renowned musicians: A. Rosand, A. Pay, C.M. Giulini, R. Chailly, A. Braxtone, I Solisti del Teatrio alla Scala di Milano,G. Schuller, M. Larrieu. He has recorded for Iktius (MIlan), Mondo Musica Verlags (Munich), Bongiovanni (Bologna), His works have been published by Santabarbara, Chiola Music Press, New Music He has won the competition Musica D'Insieme Fiati and Oboe for teaching in Music Conservatories. He is teacher in the Conservatorio di Musica G. B. Pergolesi. From 1992 he is the Artistic Director of SocietÓ Italiana della Musica e del Teatro



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