Giorgio Gaslini (1929)
Pianist, composer, orchestra conductor borned in Milan (1929), a jazz musician of international fame, Mr. Gaslini has to his credit more than three thousand concerts and a hundred CDs, and is a 10 time Critics Award winner. Also active in contemporary music, after having earned six diplomas at the Milan Conservatory, he has composed symphonic works, operas and ballets for the La Scala Theater and for many other major Italian venues. The flute works by Giorgio Gaslini were composed between 1955 and 2011. Their performer and dedicatee is Roberto Fabbriciani, with whom Gaslini has had a long collaboration.