Michele Mazzini Short Cv for Concerts Programs
Michele Mazzini studied classical clarinet in Milan conservatory G. Verdi and graduated with maximum evaluation in 2016. He also studied composition and piano as side subject in the same academy. He attended international masterclasses in Lugano, Siena, Graz and Lier.
After his master graduation, in 2017, he attended a practicum in Stuttgart with Marco Stroppa’s composition class and, in 2018, studied improvisation in Siena Jazz with Stefano Battaglia. He is currently a bass clarinet master student at the Conservatorium van Amsterdam specializing in new music with Erik van Deuren.
Michele has been constantly active in the contemporary music world: with the group ImprovvisoFantasia he performed on various occasions in Milan, Rome, Turin, Trieste, with music by Cage, Stockahusen and Maderna. He recorded the world première of Sylvano Bussotti Grandi Numeri (Ars publica). In 2018, he performed the Italian première of Cornelius Cardew’s Treatise in Milan’s Museo del 900.
Since he arrived in Amsterdam, he has performed at Muziek Gebouw (Amsterdam and Eindhoven), and at Eye Film Museum as a member of both Insomnio ensemble and the Score Collective ensemble. As a soloist, he performed in De Ruimte for Nieuwe Noten Amsterdam and at Concertzender radio program (Utrecht). Furthermore, he performed his Light Blue solo project, both in Vondel Park Open Lucht Teather Festival (June 2019) and in Oosterkerk (October 2019). In February 2020 he performed his new Melting Point project in Singelkerk.