Instructor of Music
Born in Abruzzo -Italy, multi-instrumentalist, he began his musical studies under the guidance of Roberto Torto and Composition with Sante Centurione, afterward graduating in clarinet with highest honors at Gaetano Braga Conservatory of Music in Teramo. After his graduation he continued to refine his musical skill studying with well-known international artists as Giammarco Casani, Calogero Palermo, Antonio Tinelli, until he moved to Philadelphia obtaining his degree in Master of Music Performance at Temple University in Philadelphia. As an eclectic classical and world-music performer, Mr. DiMatteo boasts several concerts in USA, Italy, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Greece, Malta, Iraq and Libya, performing in the foremost concert halls and festivals. Mr. DiMatteo also teaches at Temple University Community Music Scholars Program and Drexel University in Philadelphia.