Love good music? Would like to taste the World? Wish to unwind and discover new voices? Or just want to feel good in a great company at a beautiful place by the Lake Balaton…

Giovanni Seneca Quintet ( Italy )

Nagysátor, 16 July 2018, Monday, 23:00

Giovanni Seneca was born in Naples in 1967. He graduated in 1988 in the conservatory “Rossini” in Pesaro with full marks cum laude. In 1989 he moved to Paris, where he specialized in classical guitar, musical analysis and orchestration at “Ecole Normale de Musique” and at the conservatory “Ravel”. During his stay in Paris he began composing and he increased his concert activity, always characterised by the desire to deal with the different languages of music. In 1993 he went back to the Marche and dedicated himself mainly to composition, writing and interpreting music for several chamber groups and orchestras, but also for television, cinema and  theatre with several pieces of stage music for live performances by well known italian actors such as s Valeria Moriconi, Maddalena Crippa, David Riondino,Neri Marcorè,Lunetta Savino. Giovanni Seneca performs concerts in solo or ensemble with pieces of his own composition, but also as soloist performer in chamber groups and in concerts for guitar and orchestra.

He has performed in the most important Italian cities and festivals, but also in Paris, Berlin  Cannes, New York, Philadelphia, Tel Aviv, Sarajevo, Split, Belgrade,Izmir, Durres,Cairo,Istanbul, Alexandria. In April 2009 he toured New Zealand with 12 concerts. He performed as soloist for the following orchestras: RAI Orchestra Sinfonica of Rome, Orchestre des Concerts Lamoreux of Paris, Orchestre Symphonique Français of Paris, Orchestre Philarmonique of Cannes in the French Riviera, Orchestra Filarmonica Marchigiana of Ancona, Orchestra Filarmonica of Udine. The great Italian composer Ennio Morricone wrote and dedicated to Giovanni Seneca a concert for guitar and orchestra whose world premier was performed in Paris and recorded on CD together with Orchestra Nazionale Accademia di Santa Cecilia of Rome. He is the artistic consultant of the international festival Adriatico Mediterraneo ( He is also guitar teacher at the conservatorium G.Braga in Teramo.


Giovanni Seneca

Anissa Gouizi

Gabriele Pesaresi

Francesco Savoretti

Danilo di Paolonicola

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