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Dario Zingales MA.

Assistant to University Professor Brandhofer

  • Mirabellplatz 1
  • 5020 Salzburg

Since 2007, he studied at the University Mozarteum with Prof. Alois Brandhofer (principal clarinet of Berlin Philharmonic). 2012, he completed his Master's degree at Mozarteum with honors.


He is one of the founders of the clarinet quartet "Fusion Clarinet Quartet" with which he in 2005 won the "Ferrero" award for wind ensembles. Zingales got invitation to play for the  Società del Quartetto and in September 2007, he was participants in the international MITO Festival.


He gained orchestral experience in the Milano Classica Orchestra.


He got invitation to play for the Luigi Cherubini Orchestra under the baton of Riccardo Muti. He works also with: André Previn, Gerd Albrecht and Dennis Russell Davies.


From August 2009 to September 2012, Zingales played as a principal clarinet for the Philharmonie der Nationen conducted by Justus Frantz (trips to America, Belgium, Germany, France, Greece, Italy, Austria, Spain, Switzerland, and Russia).


As a soloist with the Symphony Orchestra of the Mozarteum University, Zingales played the "Sinfonia Concertante" KV297b and the Clarinet Concerto by Mozart.


In December 2011 he has played in Linz with great success the Clarinet Concerto from Mozart under the direction of Josef Wallnig.


Zingales is a permanent member of Bläserphilharmonie Mozarteum, he allready recorded many CDs.


As chamber music player I performed with Lukas Hagen, Pierre Amoyal, Thomas Riebl, Peter Lang, Jacques Rouvier and Hansjörg Angerer.


For the CD-Label Urania Records he recorded:

- Grand Duo Clarinet (May 2013)

- SOLO (March 2014)

- Gassenhauer for 3 (April 2015)


Zingales is since October 2012 assistant form the Clarinets Class from Prof. Alois Brandhofer, and since October 2015 also from the Clarinets Class from Wenzel Fuchs in the Mozarteum University.