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Marco Pacassoni

MARCO PACASSONI

is graduated cum laude at “G. Rossini” conservatory and in Professional Music at Berklee College of Music of Boston cum laude.

He studied with Gary Burton, Ed Saindon, Victor Mendoza, Daniele Di Gregorio, Eguie Castrillo, John Ramsey, Steve Wilkes.

On 2005 Marco wins the award of the best jazz italian talent at “Chicco Bettinardi Competition” organized by Piacenza Jazz Festival.

Marco has been played with Michel Camilo, Alex Acuna, Horacio “el negro” Hernandez, Steve Smith, John Beck, Amik Guerra, Trent Austin, Greg Hutchinson, Chihiro Yamanaka, Bungaro, Malika Ayane, Petra Magoni, Raphael Gualazzi, Luca Barbarossa, Francesco Cafiso, Massimo Manzi, Massimo Moriconi, Filippo Lattanzi, Daniele Di Gregorio, Paolo Belli, Luca Colombo, Cesare Chiodo, THE BEST OF and many others...

...with his quartet, Marco released Finally (Groovemaster Edition 2011), Happiness (AlfaMusic 2014), Grazie (Nasswetter Music Group 2017) and Frank & Ruth (Esordisco 2018)

Marco is percussion faculty at Liceo Musicale Marconi in Pesaro and at Urbino University for italian semsters of University of Texas San Antonio.

Marco tought Masterclasses of Vibraphone at prestigious american colleges such as Oberlin Conservatory (Ohio), University of Minneapolis (Minnesota), Eastman School of Music (Rochester), Columbus University (Ohio), Cleveland University (Ohio), University of Texas San Antonio (Texas) and Washington University St. Louis (Missouri).

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Primary Instrument

Vibraphone

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced

Credentials/Background

Percussion Faculty at Liceo Musicale Rinaldini of Ancona from 2010 until 2020 Percussion Faculty at Liceo Musicale Marconi of Pesaro from 2020

Clinic/Workshop Information

Marco tought Masterclasses of Vibraphone at prestigious american colleges such as Oberlin Conservatory (Ohio), University of Minneapolis (Minnesota), Eastman School of Music (Rochester), Columbus University (Ohio), Cleveland University (Ohio), University of Texas San Antonio (Texas) and Washington University St

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Gary Burton
vibraphone
Pat Metheny
guitar
John Patitucci
bass, acoustic
The Beatles
band/orchestra

Photos

Albums

Frank & Ruth

Esordisco
2019

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Marco Pacassoni...

Naswetter Group
2015

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Happiness

Alfamusic
2014

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Finally...

Modern Jazz Record
2011

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Videos

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