ROBERTO FABBRICIANI (b 1949 )
Roberto Fabbriciani is one of the most versatile, original and innovative flautists of his generation. He has collaborated with some of the major composers of our time including Berio, Boulez, Cage, Dallapiccola, Donatoni, Ferneyhough, Huber, Krenek, Kurtág, Ligeti, Maderna, Messiaen, Morricone, Petrassi, Rihm, Scelsi, Sciarrino, Stockhausen and Takemitsu, many of whom have dedicated works to him. He worked for many years with Luigi Nono in the experimental studio of SWF in Freiburg, blazing new and unusual trails in music.
Fabbriciani has played as soloist with conductors Claudio Abbado, Ernest Bour, Riccardo Chailly, Peter Eötvös, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Daniele Gatti, Michael Gielen, Bernhard Klee, Vladimir Jurowski, Peter Maag, Riccardo Muti, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Lothar Zagrosek; and with orchestras including the Orchestra della Scala, Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, London Sinfonietta, London Symphony Orchestra, RTL Luxembourg, BRTN Brussel, Orchestre Symphonique de la Monnaie, WDR Cologne, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Bayerischer Rundfunks and the Münchner Philharmoniker.