Danilo Mascetti is an Italian pianist, a Carne Trust Junior Fellow at the Royal College of Music of London. He regularly performs as soloist all over Europe, with orchestras such as the Pomeriggi Musicali, Thessaloniki State Orchestra, Symphonic State Orchestra of Craiova.
From 2014 he performed in China and Japan, debuted in London, Prague, Rome, USA and North Africa, with orchestras such as the West Bohemian Symphony Orchestra, the Nova Amadeus orchestra, the NYCA Symphony Orchestra, performing for Kyoto International Music Students Festival, Aspect Foundation for Music and Arts, New York Concert Artists.
During this last season he performed in Russia, Romania, Czech Republic, Italy and England, with orchestras such ASF Orchestra and Philharmonic Orchestra Hradec Králové; during spring 2019 he played with UniMilanoB Orchestra, again with ASF Orchestra, Philarmonic Orchestra of Bacau and RCM Chamber Orchestra.
The next commitments will include performances with the Cambridge Graduate Orchestra and a concert tour of India. He studied with Vincenzo Balzani, Natalia Trull and Vsevolod Dvorkin, and he is currently a student of Vanessa Latarche and Gordon Fergus–Thompson. He gained international reputation by becoming laureate of competitions as the “Princesse Lalla Meryem” in Rabat, “Gyorgios Thymis” in Greece, “Chopin” in Rome, “Pianotalents”, “E. Pozzoli” in Seregno, “F. Liszt” in Grottamare. During his studies he was supported by C. Bechstein, the Ann Driver Trust, the Music Talks Award, the INPDAD Italian awards.
He has been involved from an early age with his parents and his family in the care of foster children. Danilo Mascetti has worked since 2015 with various non-profit organizations of Lombardy becoming co-founder and Artistic Director of Arte Solidale Festival (Lake Como); all the proceeds from this festival go to help minors in need.