Born: October 3, 1971
Pierluigi Balducci began his musical career as a classical guitarist, then dedicated himself to the bass guitar.
He released various albums under his name, always striving for a composition between African-American Jazz language and European classical and ethnical traditions. He has achieved a significant balance between writing and improvisation. He performed at numerous festivals and Jazz clubs throughout Europe and has collaborated with Ernst Reijseger, Robert Bonisolo, Luciano Biondini, Paul McCandless, John Taylor, Gabriele Mirabassi, Javier Girotto, Fabrizio Bosso, Fabio Zeppetella, Antonio Tosques and others. He is also member of the Nuevo Tango Ensamble. He wrote the sound track for Catherine Breillat's film A ma soeur, which was shown at the Berlin Filmfestival (2001). His ensemble also recorded the sound track Edoardo Winspeare's latest film, Galantuomini. He teaches bass guitar for Jazz at some Italian universities....
Primary InstrumentBass, electric
Willing to teachIntermediate to advanced students
Credentials/BackgroundConservatorio 'Giacomantonio' - Cosenza - Italy Conservatorio 'Gesualdo da Venosa' - Potenza - Italy Conservatorio 'Duni' - Matera - Italy