Claudio ColasazzaClaudio Colasazza

Born in Messina on the 31st of October 1963, he studied jazz for a few years at the “NICCOLÒ PICCINNI” Conservatoire in Bari, and dealt with modern music over  the following years. He been enrolled in SIAE for 30 years as a composer, creating several musical compositions in different genres (jazz, melodic, etc). He won SIENA JAZZ scholarships as “best pianist” for two years running. He has been teaching jazz piano at Saint Louis College of Music since 1998.

HE COLLABORATED WITH: Lou Blackburne, Joy Garrison, Tony Scott, Ralph Moore, Etta Jones, Houston Person, Mark Murphy, James Moody, Steve Potts, Renato Zero, Giorgia, Trombe Rosse (Massimo Nunzi), Gianluca Guidi, Walter Martino, Massimo Urbani, Daniela Velli, Giorgio Rosciglione, Marco Fratini, Stefano Di Battista, Aldo Bassi, Rosario Giuliani, Remo Silvestro, Pietro Jodice, Amedeo Ariano, Dario Deidda, Sandro Deidda, Enzo Scoppa, Eddy Palermo, Elvio Ghigliordini, Marcello Rosa, Nunzio Rotondo, Lucio Dalla, Nicky Nicolai, Nicola Arigliano, Lino Patruno, Shawn Monteiro, Nick The Nightfly, Sarah Jane Morris, Gerardo di Lella, Diane Schuur, etc.