THE PHILHARMONIC
Matteo Gaspari
Matteo Gaspari
  • Double Bass

Born in 1979, Matteo Gaspari started studying music at the age of 8. First he learned piano, then accordion and finally double bass. He graduated at the Conservatorio di musica di Pescara with Professor Giancarlo De Frenza and afterwards he moved to Germany to study with Professor Wolfgang Güttler at the Hochschule für Musik in Karlsruhe. There, before graduating, he was member of the double bass ensemble, Geatles.

Matteo attended many master classes with well-known double bass players such as Dorin Marc, Giuseppe Ettorre, Antonio Sciancalepore and Miloslav JelÌnek. Matteo Gaspari won 3rd Prize at the Corrado Abriani string competition in Milano in 2001.

Mr. Gaspari has joined many orchestras in Italy and Germany, having had the possibility to play with great and famous conductors such as Lorin Maazel, Peter Eötvös, Heinz Holliger, Sylvain Cambreling and Dmitrij Kitajenko. Since 2008 he has been a member of the Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra.