Born in Milan, he graduated as cellist at the Conservatory of Music "G. Verdi" of Milan under the direction of A. Riccardi. He also graduated in baroque cello under the direction of Roberto Gini. He play in various orchestras and chambers groups. He recorded 24 CDs for Agorà, Bongiovanni, Nuova Era, Tactus, Stradivarius, Christophorus Records. He play an 1751 original C. A. Testore's cello.