Francesco LuzzioFrancesco Luzzio

Education:
Degree cum laude in “Discipline della musica” (Music Disciplines), Palermo University.
Degree cum laude in “Jazz e musiche audiotattili” (Jazz and audio-tactile music), Santa Cecilia Conservatory of Rome.
Electric Bass Diploma, Saint Louis College of Music of Rome.
He started learning electric bass as self-educated musician, then studying with Marco Siniscalco, Gianfranco Gullotto and Roberto Gallinelli.

Collaborations and professional experiences:
Junior Marvin (The Wailers), Morgan, Gabin, Roberto Pregadio Big Band, Galaxy Big Band di Bruno Biriaco, Orchestra Operaia di Massimo Nunzi, Lello Panico, Cristiano Micalizzi, Luca Trolli, José Fiorilli, Alessandro Gwis, Diego Caravano, Marina De Sanctis, Elisabetta Antonini, Crystal White, Orlando Johnson, Davide Piscopo, Susanna Stivali, Roberto “Bob” Baruffaldi, Stefano Sabatini, Massimo Varini, Davide Aru, Egidio Marchitelli, Peter De Girolamo, Lily Lathueru, Stefano Malatesta, Roberto Coltellacci, Marcello Rosa, Emilio Merone, Silvia Bilotti, Valerio Guaraldi.
He is active as live performer both in Italy and abroad and he steadily works as music educator.
He is a bass educator in Saint Louis College of Music.

Festivals:
Villa Celimontana Jazz – Roma, Jazz Image – Roma, Invito alla Lettura – Roma, Giovani Suoni – Napoli (2005), Spazio Giovani – Foggia (2005), Valsugana Jazz Festival – Trento (2006), Premio Fabrizio De Andrè – Roma (2007 – 2008), RadioIncontri – Riva del Garda (2008), Effetto Venezia – Livorno (2009), Alburni Jazz Festival – Serre (2008), Musicultura – Macerata (2009 – 2010), Peperoncino Jazz Festival – Grimaldi (2010) e Laino Castello (2011), Incontro fra le Arti – Maratea (2010), Percorsi Jazz – Conservatorio Santa Cecilia, Roma (2011), Achab Riverside Blues Festival – Ostia (2011), Jazz Waves – Sapri (2011), Odio l’Estate – Villa Carpegna, Roma (2011), Jammin’ 2011 e 2012 – Auditorium Parco della Musica, Roma, Area Sanremo Tour (2012), Blues Summit – “Teatro Traiano” Fiumicino (2013), Ravello Festival – Ravello (2013), Otricoli Jazz Festival – Otricoli (2014), Elettrika 2014, Roma Guitar Festival – Roma (2014)