Marco Farruggia

Marco Farruggia

ReWind Band

He started his musical career as a very young man playing drums in the town band of Impruneta "Filarmonica G. Verdi" where he studied with M° Vittorio Ferrari. Later on he enroled in the "Rinaldo Franci" Musical Institute in Siena where he's terminating his studies with M° Federico Poli.
In 2016 he won the Vittorio Baglioni scolarship.
In 2017 he attended to summer course of Accademia Chigiana with M° Antonio Caggiano and received a certificate of merit.
In 2017 he began Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen with M° Gert Mortensen.
He partecipated in the Master Classes held by M° Ney Rosauro, Emmanuel Sèjournè, DanieleSabatani, Gianni Giangrasso, Gianni Arfacchia, Claudio Romano, Andrea Santarsiere.
He has played numerous concerts with Siena Percussion Group ensemble founded by M° Poli and with many associations as Accademia dei Leggieri, GAMO Ensemble, Camerata dei Bardi, Nuovi Eventi Musicali, Musica InContro in which he played a marimba recital.
He collaborated with some orchestras as: Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini of Parma, Orchestra Regionale Toscana, Orchestra Città di Grosseto, Filarmonica di Lucca, Orchestra dell'Opera Italiana and with M° Mario Ancillotti's ensemble Nuovo Contrappunto, GAMO Ensemble, MaggioDanza, Orchestra I Nostri Tempi and he's member of MIC Ensemble, Chigiana Percussion Ensemble.
He played some world and italian premieres, also with the collaboration of Alessandro Solbiati and Gianluca Ulivelli.
He performed a solo concert with "Filarmonica G.Verdi" of Impruneta, where he also teaches drums and percussions.

My Soultone Set: 

14" Vintage Old School Patina Hi Hat
16" Vintage Old School Patina Crash
18" Vintage Old School 1964 Crash/ Ride
21" Vintage Ride