THE JURY – Giampiero Brignone

Gianpiero Brignone

Gianpiero Brignone

Born in Mondovi in ​​1968, he graduated in 1990 at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory of Turin. Since 1991 he has been teaching the class brass Istituto Musicale “V. Baravalle “Fossano with whom he formed students now successfully inserted into the working world (RAI National Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra of the Teatro alla Scala in Milan and Orchestra of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino).

He attended the specialization course music at the Philharmonic Saluzzo studying with Branimir Slokar and Floriano Rosini. From 1992 he studied privately with Joe Burnam. He goes in the US almost constantly to perfect the study of technique and interpretation trombonistica with internationally renowned Masters like Arnold Jacobs (tuba of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra), Charles Vernon (bass trombone of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra), Dee Stewart (Professor at Indiana University), and Joseph Alessi (principal trombone of the New York Philharmonic).

He works as first trombone, trombone soloist and trombone in a row with the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, with the Orchestra of the Teatro Regio in Turin and the Turin Philharmonic Orchestra with which he participated, among other things, to recordings, and television programs (some editions of Pavarotti & Friends, concert at the Vatican), Philharmonic Orchestra “Arturo Toscanini” of Parma, with the Orchestra of Italian Switzerland, ‘Giuseppe Verdi Orchestra of Milan and with the Philharmonic Chorus of the Teatro Scala, working with C.M. Giulini, G. Sinopoli, E. Inbal, G. Pretre, S. Bychkov, Z. Mehta, C. Abbado, L. Maazel, M. Rostropovich. In addition to the Italian with C. Baglioni takes part in tours with the orchestras mentioned previously in Asia, South America, Europe.

Since 1995 is the organizer of the Italian edition of the International Trombone Camp, which has invited the following artists: Jared Rodin (Professor of Indianapolis University), Michael Mulcahy (second trombone Chicago Symphony Orchestra), Joseph Alessi (first trombone to New York Philharmonic and teacher at the Juilliard School), Charlie Vernon (bass trombone of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra), Ronald Barron (principal trombone Boston Symphony Orchestra), Jay Freedman, Michael Mulcahy, Charles Vernon (complete section of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra).

Since June 2001 he was invited by the Orchestra of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino to fill the role of first trombone, and always in the fall of that year he was appointed Artistic Director of the School of Music “Arrigo Boito” Fossano.

Since 1999/2000 is Director of Music “V. Baravalle ” and from 2011/2012 is Director of the Foundation Fossano Music, of which the Musical Institute “V. Baravalle “became part.

And ‘member of Brass Ensemble of Fiatinsieme Wind Orchestra of Turin and is part of the Consulta Artistic Provincial of ANBIMA.