Roberto Tola is a multi awarded Italian Jazz and Smooth Jazz Guitarist. He was born and raised in Sardinia Island, Sassari (Italy); began studying music when he was just six years old. In 1976 studies Cello in the Conservatory of Music in Sassari. Meanwhile continues his studies of Modern and Jazz Guitar and established the sextet named JAZZMANIA. From 1989 is co-founder and member of the Italian “Blue Note Orchestra”, and from 1991 up to 2012 is the official guitar of the “OJS Big Band” (Sardinia Jazz Orchestra), also conducted by well known Carla Bley, Bob Mintzer, Colin Towns, Giorgio Gaslini, Bruno Tommaso, Giancarlo Gazzani and others more.