As a renowned percussionist e has collaborated with the following artist:

Ut Comma, Aesdana,Asteriskos, Mario Incudine, Bandaluna, Massimo De Maria, Taberna Mylensis, Jerusa Barros, Teatro Ditirammu, Orchestra Jazz Siciliana (Fondazione Brass Group), Beati Paoli, Fabrizio Cammarata, Vlado Kreslin, Lino Straulino, Edoardo De Angelis, Lucilla Galeazzi, Hevia, Simone Cristicchi, Sarah Jane Morris, Nick The Night Fly, Open Jazz Orchestra di Mimmo Cafiero (Associazione Siciliana Musica Insieme), Rita Collura, Ruggero Mascellino, Rita Marcotulli, Massimo La Guardia, DonSettimo, Toti Poeta, Lucina Lanzara, Aida Satta Flores, Almadina, OID (OrchestraInstabileDisaccordo), Davide Enia, “V. Bellini” Conservatory of Palermo Jazz Orchestra, Jambo Sana, Oratio, Mimì Sterrantino, Romina Copernico, Philippe Ciminato.

Author and percussionist of the musical group AKKURA (for the formation of CV, concert and discography activities visit the website www.AKKURA.it)

He has participated in a whole lot of events such as the follow:

  • Televisive Broadcast of a theatrical piece called “L’asso dell’aviazione” (Master of the Air force) by Davide Enia for the live transmission of REPORT on RAI3 on 10/09/2004 time 21:00
  • Music scenes for the exhibition of “Maggio 43” ( May 43) a programme of David Enia produced by “Academia Perduta –  Romagna Teatri”
  • Music scenes fro the exhibition of “Italy-Brasile 3-2” of and with Davide Enia , produced by Santo Rocco and Garrincha
  • The Ghironda “Festival of the five continents”
  • Taranta Night Festival
  • Confine Tunes 2008
  • The Festival os “Sete Sois Sete Luas”
  • Ferrara Buskers
  • Kals-Art
  • Follie rotolanti (roll over insanity)
  • Festival MESCOLANZE of Rovereto (rovereto’s mishmash festival)
  • “Stella” on SKY television, with the cure of M. Costanzo
  • Italian wave (ex Arezzo Wave)
  • A train to Auschwitz
  • New Sicilian Song Festival
  • Recitation in the film “My Name is Tanino” directed by Paolo Virzì, produced by Cecchi-Gori group and distrubuted by Medusa Film
    Womad (World Of Music, Arts and Dance) Palermo 2010
  • Music Facts, Palermo 2010
  • Cous Cous fest, San Vito Lo Capo (TP)

PUBBLICATIONS
AKKURA, “Akkura”, Malintenti Dischi 2003
LUCINA LANZARA, “Il canto del sole” (Song of the sun), Rai Trade, 2004
DONSETTIMO, “DonSettimo”, Malintenti Dischi, 2005
AKKURA, “Zaùn”, Malintenti Dischi, 2006
MARIO INCUDINE, “Radici nel futuro live” (Future roots), 2006
LUCINA LANZARA, “De Mare”, Rai Trade, 2006
MARIO INCUDINE, “Abballa la luna”, Teatro del sole (Theatre of the sun) 2007
MASSIMO DE MARIA, “Paseo Flamenco” (Flamenco steps) 2007
TOTI POETA, “Lo stato delle cose” (The state of matters), Malintenti Dischi, 2008
AKKURA, MARIO INCUDINE, “Altre correnti” (Other streams), Graham e associati, 2009
AKKURA, “Brucerò la Vucciria col mio piano in fiamme” (I will burn the bucciria market with my plan in flames) Flaccovio , 2009
DONSETTIMO, “Notte di mamma” (Mama’s night), Malintenti Dischi, 2009
JERUSA BARROS & CABEÇA NEGRA. Jerusa Barros and Cabeça Negra, 2009
ORATIO, “Ora ti ho” (Now i have you), Malintenti Dischi, 2009

MUSICAL FORMATION

2006 – 2010

Formation of internship training and participation with Giovanni Imparato, Massimo Carrano, Arnaldo Vacca, Famoudou Konate

2001 – 2002

Cultural Association “Tammorra”

  • Sicilian tambourine and tammorra course

Centre of Musical Studies. Sicilian Music Together with Palermo Association

  • The Poliritmia

Timba: School of Drums and percussionist Afrocubane (afrcuban) Roma

  • Cuban percussion course (The cuban Rumba)

2000 – 2001

Centre of Musical Studies. Sicilian Music Together Palermo Association

  • Rhythmic Solfege, instrument technique, music theory and music as a whole

Brass Group Palermo

  • Master Class: extended course of overall music with Maestro Salvatore Bonafede

2000

“Fala Brasil” Association – Palermo

  • Brasilian percussion courses

1999-2000

Brass Group Palermo

  • Overall Music course