Principal Bassoon of the Orchestra Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia since 1985, he has played in this role with Maestro Claudio Abbado in the Orchestra Mozart and in the Lucerna Festival Orchestra, with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra,  with the  Orchestra Filarmonica della Scala, with the Human Rights Orchestra, with the Orchestra da Camera di Mantova, with the  Orchestra Filarmonica di Milano with Daniele Gatti and Europe Philharmonic Orchestra with Ezio Bosso.

He has won numerous national and international competitions: Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Royal Philarmonic Orchestra of  London, Orchestra Regionale Toscana and Orchestra I Pomeriggi Musicali di Milano. He carries out an intense concert activity all over the world, both as an appreciated soloist and in important chamber music ensembles. He teaches in the Annual Course of High Improvement of Bassoon at the Accademia di Santa Cecilia in Rome. He is Bassoon teacher at the Domenico Cimarosa Conservatory in Avellino.