ADRIANO DEL SAL
Exceptional musical talent, deep artistic sensitivity, and complete technical mastery of his instrument make Adriano Del Sal’s playing unique and unforgettable. He studied with Stefano Viola and Paolo Pegoraro at the Francisco Tárrega Academy of Pordenone and at the J. Tomadini Conservatory in Udine, and attended several master-classes with important concert players, including David Russell, Manuel Barrueco, Stefano Grondona, Angelo Giardino, Alberto Ponce and Carlo Marchione.
Adriano Del Sal has won twelve important international competitions, including the Julián Arcas in Almería (Spain), the Michele Pittaluga – Città di Alessandria and the Certamen Francisco Tárrega in Benecasim, Spain. He was also awarded La chitarra d’oro (The Gold Guitar Prize), as the best international young concert player of the year. He enjoys a busy career with concerts in the most important international festivals in Italy, Germany, Mexico, Russia, the United States, Ukraine and Slovenia. He plays a guitar by the German maker Matthias Dammann, with D’Addario strings.