Winner of the Tokyo International Guitar Competition, Marco Del Greco is regarded as one of the most important classical guitar player of his generation.
Born in Rome (Italy) in 1982, he received his musical training in the class of Carlo Carfagna at the Conservatorio “Santa Cecilia” in Rome, where graduated with “menzione d’onore” .
He has subsequently post-graduated with a Master’s Degree (Konzertdiplom) in concert performance with highest honours at the prestigious Musik-Akademie der Stadt – Hochschule für Musik in Basel, Switzerland, under the lead of Stephan Schmidt.
He won numerous first prizes in international guitar competitions: at the 53rd Tokyo International Guitar Competition, “Alirio Diaz”, “Nicola Fago”, a second prize at “Mauro Giuliani”, a third prize at the Miami International Guitar Competition and many others.
He perfomed in concert halls all around the world, including: Auditorio Nacional de Mùsica- Madrid, Bunka-kaikan, Nikkei Hall e Yamaha Hall Ginza-Tokyo, National Center for Performing Arts-Beijing, Grosser Saal-Basel, Auditorium Conciliazione-Roma, Drama Theater-Kaliningrad.
He is currently guitar professor at Conservatorio “Fausto Torrefranca” in Vibo Valentia (Italy) and he is the Artistic Director of “Roma Guitar Festival”.