FRANCESCO DOMINICI BURACCINI
I approached the study of the instrument at the age of seven and in 2014 I graduated at the Conservatory of’’ Santa Cecilia’’
in Rome with highest honors. In the same institution I attended a Master in ‘’Prassi Concertistica’’ under the guidance of M°
In 2016 I began my studies in Switzerland for the Master of Arts in Music Performance which I completed in July 2018, and
now I’m currently specializing under the guidance of M° Lorenzo Micheli for the Master in Music Pedagogy at the
‘’Conservatorio della Svizzera Italiana’’ in Lugano.
My musical activity was supported by important associations such as, ‘’Lyra Stiftung’’, ’’CLB Stiftung’’, ‘’Young Artist
Foundation’, ‘’Schueller-Stiftung’’ ‘’Birgit Holzherr Stiftung’’, ‘’Rita Zimmermann Musik- Stiftung’’ and in 2018 I was selected
by the prestigious ‘’De Sono Associazione per la Musica’’ for a scholarship.
I received first prizes in numerous national and international competitions: ‘’Francesco Jalenti’’ Guitar Competition, ‘‘Riviera
Etrusca’’ Guitar Competition, ‘’G.Rossini’’ Guitar Competition, II Concorso Internazionale di Chitarra ‘’Alirio Diaz’’, XIX
Concorso Nazionale chitarristico ‘’Giulio Rospigliosi’’ (cat. Chamber music), II ‘’Città di Favria’’ Guitar Competition, Prix
‘’Campus delle Arti’’.
Over the years I attended various masterclasses in guitar and chamber music with renowned teachers such as: Angelo
Gilardino, David Russell, Roland Dyens, Giulio Tampalini, Alberto Ponce, Arturo Tallini, Aniello Desiderio, Marcin Dylla, and
I also attended, from 2013 to 2016, the high specialization course held by M° Angelo Gilardino in Vercelli (Italy).
I had concerts as a soloist and as a chamber musician, performing in important venues and events: '' Lions Day '' of Piazza
Farnese, Auditorium Seraphicum, Teatro Comunale Traiano of Civitavecchia,'Concerti del Tempietto'', Auditorium Parco della
Musica in collaboration with PMCE (Parco della Musica Contemporanea Ensemble), RAI Italian radio and television,
International Guitar Festival of Lagonegro, Rassegna Giovani Concertisti di Nuoro, RSI Radiotelevisione Svizzera and others.
In 2018 I received as a gift an hystorical classical guitar made in 1957 by the renowned guitar maker Giovanni Pasqualon.