Brass & Woodwind Instrument Players
Damiano was born in 1961 in Asti, Italy, and graduated from Verdi Conservatory of Turin in 1982. Before coming to the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, he was a principal of bassoon in the RAI (Italian Radio) Orchestra of Turin (1982-85) and in the Vienna Philharmonic (1985-87).
In a career spanning two decades, Dave Koz has established himself as a platinum-selling artist, humanitarian, entrepreneur, radio host, and instrumental music advocate. A six-time GrammyR nominee, he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2009.
Nobuya Sugawa is an internationally acclaimed saxophonist whom Japan is very much proud of. He has assumed a role of the concert master of Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra for almost 22 years from 1989 through 2010. Currently along with the activities as a soloist, he performs as a member of Trouvère Quartet. He also serves as the resident conductor of Yamaha Symphonic Band, and is a visiting professor of Tokyo University of Arts.
El maestro Alonso, especialista en saxofón y profesor de música de cámara, es egresado del Instituto Superior de Arte de La Habana, Cuba (1989), en donde estudió bajo la tutela del profesor Miguel Ángel Villafruela (primer premio del Conservatorio Nacional Superior de Música de París). En el 2006 concluyó sus estudios de maestría en interpretación musical en la Escuela Nacional de Música de la UNAM.
Jean-Yves Fourmeau is a first-class classical saxophone artist. He has been the professor at Cergy-Pontoise Conservatory. He used to be the professor at Indiana University in the USA from 2000 to 2001.
Diego Cajas Torres
Versátil clarinetista mexicano, apasionado de la música clásica,así como de la música contemporánea y experimental. Comprometido con la educación musical para impulsar a niños y jóvenes.
Born and raised in Hawaii to a musical family, Eric is now one of the most in demand soloist/clinician in the world.
Jeff Coffin is internationally known saxophonist, composer and educator. He is the 3 time Grammy Award winning saxophonist (since 1997) of one of the most innovative and ground breaking fusion groups of the last 20 years, Bela Fleck & the Flecktones.