04 Feb

Giuseppe Frau (Italy), trumpet

Festival Artists

Giuseppe Frau began studying trumpet at the Palestrina Conservatory in Cagliari and continued his education in masterclasses with Stockhausen and others. He finished his studies in 1990 with academic excellence. He focused on ancient music, his main interest.

In the year 2000, he studied to play on historical trumpets in the music academy for ancient music in Basel. Simultaneously he also studied trumpet performance, Italian for vocalists and music history.

Giuseppe Frau often plays with leading orchestras and ensembles such as Concerto Köln, Capriccio Basel, the Venice Baroque Orchestra, Europa Galante and others. He’s performed in various international music festivals in France, Germany, Spain, Denmark, Italy, Poland and Uruguay.