Born on April 25th, 1962 in San Polo d’Enza. Continuing private lessons in violin making under the guidance of M° Renato Scrollavezza in Parma since 1983.
1993-1997 Attends specialized courses in violin making directed by M° Jürgen von Stietencron in Riva del Garda, Italy.
Independent violin maker since 1989.
Partecipation in violin making competitions:
1989 Baveno, Italy: prize for the best sound violin
1993 Baveno, Italy: CCIAA prize, violin
1995 Baveno, Italy: Bronze medal, cello
1995 Bagnacavallo, Italy: Bronze medal, violin
1995 Poznan, Poland: Prize for the best stile and character of work, violin.
1998-2001 Teaches varnish applications at the Scuola Internazionale di Liuteria of Parma.
1998 Onwards teaches varnish application at the Civica Scuola di Liuteria of Milano.
Works and lives in San Polo d’Enza, Italy.
Member of the VSA and fonder member of Associazione Liuteria Parmense and Liutai Milanesi Contemporanei.