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Cellists of Today

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Michele Galvagno

MICHELE GALVAGNO begins practicing the cello at 4, performing widely across Italy, France, United Kingdom, and ex-Jugoslavia during the years preceding the university. Since 2007 he attends several masterclasses across Europe, among which the ones with profs. Marcio Carneiro, Umberto Clerici, and Asier Polo contribute to profoundly shape his artistic development. In 2009 he obtains […]

Benedetta Giolo

Born in Bergamo in 1998, Benedetta began studying the cello with Maestro Antonio Papetti at the age of six; she then attended the “Gaetano Donizetti” Conservatory, in Bergamo, and the “Giuseppe Verdi” Conservatory in Como, where she graduated under the guidance of Maestro Daniele Bogni, with full marks and honors. She followed several masterclasses with […]

Caterina Isaia

Caterina was born in October 2002 and has been playing the cello since the age of nine. In 2011 she approached the study of cello by attending the preparatory courses of the “Donizetti” Musical Conservatoire of Bergamo with Maestro Flavio Bombardieri. In 2012 she passed her audition with Maestro Marianne Chen, with whom she continued […]

Martino Olivero

Martino Olivero, graduated from the Conservatory of Cuneo with Maestro Andrea Scacchi, subsequently obtained a two-year specialist degree at the Conservatory of Turin, with Maestro Massimo Macrì. He attended masterclasses with Enrico Bronzi, Giovanni Gnocchi, Stefano Cerrato, Trio Debussy, Endico Dindo, Francesco Dillon. He studied with Damiano Scarpa in Portogruaro. In 2017 he was selected […]

On the bridge

ON THE BRIDGE Cello Ensemble was born in 2019 as an educational project of Stefano Cerrato’s teaching class. Its members are young career musicians that come from different musical backgrounds, all with a lot of experience in chamber music. The name of the ensemble ironically refers to the innumerable times the teacher asked his students to […]

Emanuele Rigamonti

Born in 1997, Emanuele Rigamonti began studying cello at the age of six with Marco Testori. He graduated in cello with honors and in chamber music with honors and mention at the Como Conservatory in the classes of Guido Boselli, Paolo Beschi, and Federica Valli, winning the Franz and Maria Terraneo Prize as the best […]

Francesco Stefanelli

Francesco Stefanelli, born in San Marino in 1999, started studying cello at the age of 7 at the Music Institute of San Marino. He graduated with honors in 2015 at the Institute of Higher Education “Lettimi” in Rimini. In 2012, when he was only twelve, he was permitted to attend the course held by M° […]