Musician - Composer – Arranger – Producer
He graduated in the Horn under the guidance of teacher Philip Azzaretto at the Conservatory of Music "F. Cilea" of Reggio Calabria. He graduated in Instrumental Teaching (Bi.For.Doc.) at the Conservatory "S. Giacomantonio" of Cosenza. He is Professor of Horn of the Forum Novum State Secondary School of Rieti.
He took part in the Italian Brass Week of Cesena as International Professor of the Junior Brass. He has perfected the Courses of the National Academy "S. Cecilia" in Rome and the School of Music of Fiesole (Florence) with the teachers Guido Corti and Alessio Allegrini. He has participated in master classes of teachers: Dale Clevenger, Radovan Vlatkovic, Frank Lloyd, Hans Pizka, Charles Vernon, Jean-Pierre Cenedese, Jeff Nelsen, Norbert Sterz, Luca Benucci, Ugo Favaro and Alessandro Saraconi.
He participated as a soloist at the International Meeting of Hornist "Guelfo Nalli" which is organized annually in Supino (Frosinone).
He has performed as soloist with the Youth Orchestra of the Conservatory "F. Cilea" of Reggio C., the Concert No. 3 in E flat Major for Horn and Orchestra KV 447 of W. A. Mozart.
He has performed as soloist of the Band of the singer Dolcenera in the songs: "Niente al mondo" at the Coca Cola Summer Festival, winning the RTL Award 102.5 - Summer Song 2014 and "Un altro giorno sulla terra" at the Wind Summer Festival, broadcast on TV and radio networks: Channel 5 of Mediaset, RTL 102.5 and Radio 105. He had the opportunity to participate in International Training Seminars Orchestral, performing with the Youth Symphony Orchestra "F. Fenaroli" of Lanciano (Chieti).
He was invited to audition for the 2nd and 3rd Horn at the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
It collaborates with orchestras, which: Conservatory of Music "F. Cilea" of Reggio C., Youth Orchestra of the Conservatory of Music "G. Verdi" of Milan, Youth of the Emilia Romagna "A. Toscanini" of Parma, Conservatory of Music "E. R. Duni" of Matera, V. Galilei di Fiesole with which the M° Gabriele Ferro has held Run its of Direction of orchestra, Conservatory of Music “A. Buzzolla” of Adria (RO), Briccialdi Musical Institute of Terni, Benevento Philharmonic, Mannheimer Philharmoniker (Germany), Conservatory of Music “C. Monteverdi” of Bolzano (the concerts are broadcast on RAI Südtirol), Enea Barock Orchestra of Rome and Philharmonic of Franciacorta.
It has had the suitability to the national auditions, in the orchestras which: Youth of the Emilia Romagna "A. Toscanini" of Parma, Maggio Formazione of the Theatre Musical May Fiorentino of Florence and Conservatory "E. R. Duni" of Matera.
Is dedicated to concerts with various brass and chamber groups, and is founder of Movie Brass Quintet with whom he recorded the CDs: "Symphonic Sounds" - published by Always Records, P. Studio & Valle, Giovanni Edizioni Musicali and "ACTION!" published by Valle G. Ed. Musicali e ApplausoUS (USA) and other singles (That’s a Plenty - L. Pollack, Natale sarà - A. Macrì & D. Ciotoli and Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra nota" - L. Sebastianelli).
At the same time he also works as a composer and arranger in the field of brass music and numerous pieces, signed Music Macrì Editions, have been published and distributed by Sheet Music Plus (World's Largest Sheet Music Selection) and performed at festivals, such as: International Meeting of Hornist "G. Nalli", Santa Fiora in Music, Sardigna Brass Festival, Venice Plays Festival, The European Days of Italian Heritage 2011 organized by MiBAC (Ministry for Cultural and Environmental Heritage) and Italian Brass Week in Cesena and Florence.
The musics is performed in 15 Countries from different brass formations, such as: BUSINA BRASS, KOLIN BRASS, SAN ANTONIO BRASS, UNDERGRADUATE BRASS, ELDER CONSERVATORIUM BRASS, SMU SYMPHONIA BRASS, TUBILUSTRIUM BRASS ENSEMBLE, TROMPAS LUSAS HORN QUARTET, SOMMERSTAD BRASSKVINTETT, CARAVELA BRASS, CONCENTUS OTTONI of the ARENA DI VERONA, BRASS QUINTET of the MAGGIO MUSICALE FIORENTINO, PANAMA BRASS, GOLDEN HORN BRASS and BRASS QUINTET of the ROME OPERA HOUSE.
In collaboration with the P. Studio Edizioni Musicali, he founded Macrì Productions (record label), which deals with the production and distribution of italian and international music (streaming & download) in the best official channels, thanks to the Company "Believe Digital Music". Our distribution network includes a wide variety of digital music services such as: iTunes, Amazon, Cubomusica, Deezer, Spotify and streaming video channels like YouTube, Dailymotion and mobile phone services.