He studied at Lecce’s Conservatory, led by L. Bisanti. He improved at Imola’s Accademia with Persichilli, Mercelli and Cambursano, in Florence with Marasco and at the “Conservatoire Superieure de Musique”, Geneve, with Jacques Zoon. He’s considered to be one of the most brilliant flutists of his generation, he obtained awards in the main international competitions. In 2002 he was chosen by Riccardo Muti as first flute in the “Luigi Cherubini” Youth Orchestra. In 2003, only 20 years old, he got first flute place in the Teatro Regio di Torino Orchestra. In 2014 he won the first flute contest for Teatro alla Scala di Milano Orchestra. He teaches Flute at Imola’s Accademia Pianistica.