Electronic Engineering
EMT: 2007

Specialties: Singing, Speaking
Languages: Italian, English
+39 328 2311080

Roberto Demo, professional jazz singer, studied guitar and harmony with jazz artist-greats including Barney Kessel, Mick Goodrick, Scott Henderson and Jim Hall. He completed a degree in Electronic Engineering (1992) and attended a composer, arranger and programmer course at the "Scuola di Alto Perfezionamento Musicale di Saluzzo." Roberto studied (seminars, private lessons) with Jo Estill and was certified by her in the late 1990 s. He was voted fifth among the best new Italian talents of 2001 in Musica Jazz. Roberto recorded his first cd "La Porta" in 2001, "Sono un Bluff " (2005) featuring almost all original compositions, "Come se i Pesci" (original compositions - 2009), "Garage" (2011), all strongly influenced by jazz and voice improvisation. In June 2005, Roberto placed second at the International Massimo Urbani Award. Roberto has performed all over Italy, in Berlin and London (at the National Theatre). He has performed with world-class artists including Emanuele Cisi, Luigi Martinale, Tino Tracanna, Jonathan Gee, Steve Rose, Alberto Marsico, Ada Montellanico, Luigi Tessarollo, Roberto Taufic, Alessandro Minetto, ecc. In the last years he trained singers on vocal techinque, jazz improvisation and developed the "a cappella" improvisation following courses with Rhiannon, Joey Blake and David Worm.Of Demo it was said, "His Jazz scat is as competent as any other I‘ve heard and for those interested in an international take on straight ahead Jazz vocals, this disc might be worth check out." Troy Collins-Cadence-USA (From the review about "Sono un Bluff ")https://www.robertodemo.nethttps://www.demovoxlab.comhttps://www.singfulness.net

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