Academic studies, graduated with honours at the Conservatory of Music “B.  Marcello” in Venice. Courses with M. Bourgue, H.J. Schellenberger, T. Indermuhle.
 

Various and intense activity, mainly as first oboe, in lyric, symphonic and chamber music (O.Int.d’Italia, E.A.O.S.S.Palermo, T. Opera Rome, O. "Toscanini" Parma, O. "Haydn" Bozen, OdT Florence, R.A.I. Turin),
for tournées in Europe, South America and Asia, radio-TV-CD recordings (R.A.I.), soloist at Dubrovnik Festival, Salzburg Mozarteum, La Biennale Venezia.

 

Recently, 1° oboe with Deutsche Kammerakademie Neuss am Rhein, 1° oboe solo with Salzburg Chamber Soloists (2003-2007) for concerts in Europe (Tonhalle Zurich, Salzburg Mozarteum, MIDEM Classical Awards Cannes, Radio France…).

 

Good experience in contemporary music: since 1996 he is member of the EMP Ensemble (European Music Project), for concerts in Europe (Stadthaus Ulm, Konzerthaus Berlin...), installations, radio/CD/DVD recordings (Deutschlandfunk, WERGO); often invited by EX NOVO ENSEMBLE (Venice) for concerts (La Biennale Venezia) and radio recordings (R.A.I.); a solo performance in a new premiere by Alvin Curran (Festival Angelica Bologna).
 

Tutor of the Wind Section of Central European Initiative Youth Orchestra (2000-2008), with Stages and Concerts in Europe (GalaConcerts for the Yearly Summit of the C.E.I. Heads of Government).
 

At the same time, in the years he developed an increasing interest in all the forms, genres and applications of music, beginning with sound and its relation with human being (Nada Yoga), up to theatre (Augusto Boal), visual and performing arts. Diplom in Music Therapy (Istituto Antoniano/Bologna, 1996), collaborations in CD recordings with alternative bands (Mariposa, Orchestrina di molto agevole, UPM),
new music projects for schools.

 

He founded two research projects: SOTTOSUONO (1996), music for art installations with Gianni Chi (keyboards) and Enrico Gabrielli (bass cl.), and KINTSUGI (2013) - oboe & live electronics - with the pianist/sound engineer Davide Tiso, performing together with Michele Uccheddu and various artists, recently performed at “Nove Hudby Plus” Festival of “Janacek” Academy of Music and Performing Arts, Brno (Czech Rep.)
 

At the moment he is Professor of Oboe at the Conservatory of Music “G. Pierluigi da Palestrina” Cagliari (Italy), conducting chamber ensembles also for international projects.

Recordings:
 

  • A. Vivaldi: Trio Sonatas (Vivaldi Consort/Paolo Pollastri) – Tactus

  • Strawinsky Debussy Antheil Piazzolla Poulenc: Crossing Over - EMP dir. Johannes Rieger

  • Schubert Satie Strauss: EMP dir. Johannes Rieger (Symposion)

  • Schoenberg Dinescu Schrecker: EMP dir. Johannes Rieger (Symposion)

  • E. Satie, J.Groezinger: Inside the Dream (EMP) Alcra-Wergo (LC03853)

  • Terry Riley: In C (EMP) Deutschlandfunk/WERGO (LC 00846)

  • Bernd Franke: CUT/Original&Remixes (EMP Deutschlandfunk/ AccentMusic (AM 64013)

  • David Lang: Elevated / MEN (EMP) Cantaloupe Music (CD/DVD CA21029)

 

Links:

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Contacts:
 

MARIO FREZZATO
Villaggio delle Mimose, box n. 7 - 09048 Sinnai  (CA)  Italy
Mob.:   0039 347 2785417
E-mail :   obofrez@gmail.com obofrez@icloud.com