Guest at CG Mouthpiece Italy, Walter Calafiore
With pleasure we received the visit of our friend Walter Calafiore. Outstanding alto sax player, today we will see (and hear) on tenor sax. Here is a short video in which test the Florence medium chamber. He was very enthusiastic and wanted to share with you his impressions!
Claudio Guida graduated in Saxophone at the Conservatory of Music. He attended the Advanced Course in Jazz at the Conservatory "G. Verdi " in Milan getting a specialistic degree. He graduated also in Electronic Music still at the Milan Conservatory. He followed the masterclasses at the "C.I.F.M." in Nice (FR). He also attended the Functional Voice training masterclasses. He has collaborated with the "OFSI"Brass Orchestra of Italian Switzerland, the "Piemonte Youth Symphony Orchestra", the "Symphony Orchestra of Savona", and since 1998 with the Milano Symphony Orchestra "Giuseppe Verdi", in which he worked under the direction of renowned masters including Riccardo Chailly, Yutaka Sado, Alun Francis, Luciano Berio and Milan Turkovic, and accompanied numerous soloists. He is a member UPO Saxophone Quartet ( sax quartet University of Eastern Piemonte ) and Oblivion sax Quartet. In addition to the activities concerning classical music, Claudio Guida is primarily engaged in formations from many different musical genres , both as a freelance permanent member. Teacher of Saxophone, Jazz Harmony at the music school "Dedalo" in Novara, professor of Music Technology in high school. Founder, craftsman & artistic director of the brand "CG Mouthpiece Italy".