Manuel Magrini (Italy)

Aberdeen International Youth Festival (AIYF)

Manual became interested in jazz at an early age which inspired him to study it further at the Conservatoire F. Morlacchi, and continued to work with several groups and performers in concerts in Italy and abroad.

Manuel won the Fara Music festival prize for ‘Best Soloist’ and ‘Best Group’ with his Trio and won a competition in 2010 led by Michel Pergolani and Renato Marengo, as an instrumentalist and co-arranger in Tom Bangura group.

Since 2014 he has been a part of the National Orchestra of Young Talents of Jazz organised by the Puccini Theatre of Florence, Siena Jazz and Music Pool, it consists of the best students in Jazz fromĀ all the conservatories within Italy with whom he has already played in important stages as the Small theatre Strehler in Milan and Obi Hall of Florence; Manuel in the same year he won a scholarship to the Fara Music Festival to study at the Collective School of Music in New York.

In 2016 he released his first CD single “Unexpected” level for the label Jazz Encore Roberto Lioli.

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