I was born in Milan ( Italy ) and I studied alto sax and guitar. From 1974 to 1985 I traveled around the world for studying African , Indian and Near East & Far East music .
I recorded music " on field " and I have studied and collected ethnic musical instruments by all the parts of the world . I recorded LPs and CDs for different European labels : Raw Materials records, Victò , Recommended records , Lowlands Island , Auditorium .
In 80' and 90' I broadcasted ethnic and electronic / experimental music from radio stations (Rai , Radio Popolare )
I composed and played music for videos and commercial spots , dance, live soundtracks for silent movie , for poems and theater .
My LP "Water messages on desert sand", was Grammy-nominated in in UK on 1987.
From 80' till today I played with many Italian and European musicians :
Giovanni Venosta , Claudio Gabbiani , Walter Prati , Giorgio Magnanensi , Massimo Cavallaro , Massimo Mariani , Moni Ovadia , Chris Cutler , Jon Rose David Moss, Steve Piccolo , Elliott Sharp and Keith Tippett .
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