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Angiolo Tarocchi

I am an italian musician with expertise in classical and jazz music as composer, arranger, conductor, double bass player, producer and educator. My musical education includes Specialist Certificate in Jazz Composition and Arranging (Berklee College of Music On-Line), MA in Double Bass (Italian Conservatory of Brescia) and BA in Electronic Composition (Italian Conservatory of Milano). I was awarded the Herbie Hancock Celebrity Scholarship, Berklee College Of Music On-Line, 2016. I am currently a teaching professor in Jazz Arranging at the Piacenza Conservatory (Italy) and the principal double bass of the World Doctors Orchestra

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”This work is a big step forward, a turning point in higher quality in your arranger's search, which places you among the few elected in this rare discipline in Italy” (Giorgio Gaslini)

“Essentially, this large ensemble pursues feisty, big-band-style horn charts in conjunction with pumping rhythms, variegated textures, and complex time signatures to coincide with off-kilter themes, dashes of electronica, playful pandemonium, and electric psychedelic persuasions” (Glenn Astarita - All About Jazz)

”Unwired is a generous investigation of some big band meandering” (Fiona Ord- Shrimpton - All About Jazz, USA)

”Unwired, the first track that gives the name of this new album, is wrapped in a magnetic atmosphere” (Stefano Dentice - Italia In Jazz, ITA)

”Music written and arranged in the style of a classic symphonist, between Gil Evans and Mike Westbrooke

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Discography

Unwired

Unwired

JCH Productions
2017

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Skydreams

Skydreams

JCH Productions/Splas(h)
1995

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Evening Standards And New Music

Evening Standards And...

JCH Productions
1993

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Unwired

Unwired

Angiolo Tarocchi
Unwired