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Elio Spagnoli
He studied percussion at the Conservatory "U. Giordano" with Vincenzo Mazzone. After he studied "Music Teaching" and "Percussion Teaching".

He has refined the study with Peter Erskine, Roberto Gatto, Hellas Bandini, Paolo Pellegatti (drums), Mario Vernizzi (electronic music, jazz and improvisation), Danilo Rea, Enzo Pietropaoli and Fabrizio Sferra (technical and interpretative aspects of the repertoire for jazz trio), Paolo Fresu, Sandro Satta, Claudio Corvini, Antonio Di Lorenzo, John Arnold, Carlo Actis Dato, Lauro Rossi (jazz and improvisation), Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic and Tarcisio Molinaro (percussion).

He has played in dixyland band, ensemble of percussion, in jazz groups, orchestra and big band with concerts in Italy and in United Arab Emirates.

He has recorded several CDs and DVDs, and he had television appearances on Italian TV and various reviews of the specialist press.

Now he teaches percussion in Musical Secondary Schools and he composes songs for electronic music, for unusual ensembles and arranges songs for percussion ensemble.