Davide Gandino, flute
Davide Gandino, started his musical studies when he was 10 years old at the Conservatory of Pesaro with M. Albino Mattei and has finished his studies of Flute, Composition and Music Education at the Conservatory of Milan with M. Carlo Tabarelli, Irlando Danieli and Carlo Delfrati.
He has followed international refinement courses with the Masters Robert Stallman, Conrad Klemm, Severino Gazzelloni, Alain Marjon, Maxence Larrieu and Peter-Lukas Graf, with whom he successfully graduated at the Accademia Internazionale Superiore di Musica “L. Perosi” of Biella.
He took part in several festivals and concert seasons; among the most important concert seasons are Teatro Petruzzelli of Bari and in Milan Società dei Concerti e del Giardino, Musica Rara, Teatro Filodrammatici, Centro Asteria, Circolo della Stampa, Sala Verdi of Conservatory, Palazzina Liberty, Auditorium of Largo Mahler and Milano Classica.
He has collaborated as first flute with among the most prestigious symphonic orchestras: Teatro Regio of Parma and RAI of Milan under the guide of important conductors.
Very young he recorded, as first flute broadcasted WORLDWIDE, the fourth symphony of Ciaikovski for the realisation of the film “Le magnifiche sei” recorded by RAI 1, in collaboration with the Sinfoniceskij Orkestr – Moscovskj U.R.S.S., Carnegie-Mellon University Symphony Orchestra – Pittsburg U.S.A. and the Orchestra Sinfonica of the Conservatory of Milan, conducted by M° Vladimir Delman.
He has debuted as Conductor with “Orchestra Giovanili” in prestigious Halls, such as the Palazzina Liberty, the Auditorium of Largo Mahler and the Sala Verdi of the Conservatory of Milan obtaining an extraordinary success of public.
He has a rich discographic production of his CDs. He has collaborated in world premiere with the discographic labels “Dinamic” and “Maia Records” for the realization of the following CDs: “Chamber Works for Guitar”, “Connections”, “Fortimissimissimo” of Franco Fasano.
He has been invited as member of the jury at the international festival “Music World” di Fivizzano, international festival “Jugend musiziert” in Milan, V international singing competition “Felice Lattuada”, international festival of guitar and Flute in Elk, Poland (Elckie Stowarzyszenie Kulturalne).
He regularly gives summer musical lessons for the youngest and flute Master Class in Italy and abroad.
Recently he has been invited as concert player in quality of soloist with the Orchestra of Quito in Ecuador and in Yaroslavl Concert hall in Russia.
He collaborates stably with musicians of the Teatro alla Scala of Milan and carries out an intense activity as concert player as soloist and in different chamber formations in Italy and abroad (Germany, Switzerland, Middle East, Brazil, Finland, USA and Russia) collecting a big support from the public and the critique.
Among his students, there are many winners of first and second prizes in national and international competitions, Scholarships (even the Julliard School of New York) and first parts in prestigious orchestras (Teatro alla Scala, Pomeriggi Musicali ecc…).