Famous Italian Guitarist is at the Sulukule Academy of Arts

absmiddle Yazdır   -A | A+ 21.12.2015
Italian Guitarist Luciano Pompilio gave a concert at the Sulukule Academy of Arts in the Municipality of Fatih, and performed a workshop with students learning to play guitar.

Famous Italian guitarist Luciano Pompilio who came to Turkey for a series of concert has visited Sulukule Academy of Arts and met up with students. Guitar trainees of the academy were pleased to get together with the famous guitarist.

Pompilio shared his knowledge with trainees in guitar lessons and gave a mini concert to a crowded audience in the Academy’s concert hall. The performance of Pompilio was followed admiringly by the audience. Pompilio has got together with trainees after the concert and listened the works that trainees were practicing in workshop and told them what to do for success. Pompilio also gave some technical information and became the center of trainees’ attention by his friendliness. Trainees lined up to have their photos taken with him. Pompilio traveled the academy after participating the workshop and said that Sulukule Academy of Arts in the Municipality of Fatih was designed very well. He expressed his content to meet up with trainees and art-lovers, and his appreciation to Mustafa Demir, the Mayor of the Municipality of Fatih which has realized such a formidable educational institution.

Who is Luciano Pompilio?

After finishing Foggia Giordano Conservatory in 1990 by working together with Mileto, Marcotulli and Palamidessi, Italian guitarist Luciano Pompilio has participated seminars with various masters. He has also studied for master degree at the University of Bologna, and started to work on his solo and chamber music practices. The duo he created with Caputo has won 15 first prizes and brought major success to both artists. Pompilio who made a name for himself with concerts he performed in Europe and America has studied being solo singer in concerts at the Roma Academy of Arts. He has appeared as a guest on tv shows aired in Ukraine and France, and RAI 3 TV in particular. He taught masterclasses in Poland, Germany, USA and Korea. He has made 6 CD album until today. Luciano Pompilio is the Director of Manfredonia Guitar Festival and of St. Giovanni Rotondo Chamber Music Series, and he currently gives guitar lessons at Foggia Umberto Giordano Conservatory.