Clarinet NACO Mentorship 2023

Xhovan Dimo

Last updated: April 13, 2023

A clarinet player originally from Albania, he has had an active and prolific career from the start, winning international competitions such as First Prize in Chamber Music category at the XIIº International Competition "Città di Pesaro", first Prize in Soloist category at Xº International Competition “Luigi Zanuccoli”, Rotary Club Award for the Best Student of the 13’/14’ Academic Year, just to name a few.

He has performed as Principal Clarinet, E-flat clarinet and soloist with various orchestras, such as The Orchestra of the America, Philharmonic Orchestra of Jalisco in Mexico, National Symphony Orchestra of Colombia, Orchestra Maderna di Forlì in Italy, National Theater of Opera and Ballet of Tirana in Albania, Italian Clarinet Consort among others, also he counts with several records in Contemporary music and other genres as Electro Swing, Hard Rock, Dixieland and Latín Jazz Music.

He holds a Bachelor degree in Clarinet performance from the Academy of Art of Tirana, and a Master degree in Contemporary Music performance from the conservatory of Cesena, Italy.

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