Edoardo Righini



 

Edoardo Righini recorded and played with top jazz musicians such as Dee Dee Bridgewater, Mike Mainieri, Rick Margitza, Darryl Hall, Dominique di Piazza, Stephen Simmons, Mitchel Forman, Terri Lyne Carringhton, Kim Thompson, Bob Malach, Anne Drummond, Benny Bailey, Clarence Becton.

Edoardo Righini recorded and played with world top jazz musicians such as Dee Dee Bridgewater, Mike Mainieri, Mitchel Forman, Terri Lyne Carringhton, Rick Margitza, Darryl Hall, Kim Thompson, Bob Malach, Anne Drummond, Benny Bailey, Clarence Becton, Dominique di Piazza, Stephen Simmons.

He played in international jazz festivals around the world such as “North Sea Jazz Festival”, “Glasgow International Jazz Festival”, “Villa Celimontana Jazz Festival”, “Haarlem Jazz Festival”,"Narni Black Festival",”Rumori Mediterranei Jazz Festival”, “Maastricht International Jazz Festival”.
 
His incredible flexibility and understanding of several music styles led him to work also in several pop productions recording and touring with pop icons and appearing as soloist with several classical orchestras.
Since 2005 he is touring as guitarist, musical director and producer playing more than 1000 concerts in all major theathers of the Benelux.
Some of the artists we worked for are singers and cabaret-tier Lenette van Dongen, Wende, Jan Jaap van der Waal.

After graduating “Cum Lauda” at the Conservatory of music of Amsterdam, Edoardo started teaching since 2003 at The Conservatory of Music of Amsterdam. Since 2005 he is also teaching guitar and improvisation at the Conservatory of Music of Tilburg and from 2009 main subject, Jazz Guitar, at the conservatory of Music of Maastricht. He also taught in other conservatories such as the Conservatory of Rotterdam 2007-2008 and the Conservatory of Utrech in 2009.
 
The press reacted enthusiastically at his performances:
“Virtuosistic top musician... Edoardo Righini is a phenomenal guitarist”
Annet de Jong “De Telegraaf”.

“Phenomenal jazz musician that plays refined arrangements”
Henk van Gelder, NRC

"Extremely skillful guitarist who plays very deep. He is a virtuoso on the four different types of guitars that he plays. A true "Maestro" on the guitar"
“Trouw” newspaper.
 

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