Davide Tammaro is an Italian composer of concert music, film and media based in New York City.
His composition, String Quartet N1, won the 2019 Premio Musica Nova - International Composition Competition that saw Maestro Ennio Morricone as the President of the Jury.
His composition LUCE, for violin and cello, was selected to be performed at the 2019 HighScore Festival in Pavia (Italy).
Davide studied Classical Guitar at the San Pietro a Majella Music Conservatory in Naples, Italy. He is also a graduate of Berklee College of Music where he studied performance and Composition for Film and TV.
Private studies in composition include Justin Dello Joio, internationally acclaimed composer and Juilliard/ NYU Professor.
Davide has attended the following workshops and programs: The Society of Composers and Lyricists Mentorship Program 2017 in NYC and the 2018 Columbia/ASCAP Film Scoring Workshop in NYC. He will attend the 2019 High Score Festival in Pavia, Italy.
As a guitarist, Davide collaborated with many artists in the US, Italy and Abu Dhabi performing at important festivals such as SXSW in Austin, TX and Americanafest in Nashville, TN among many others.
Davide toured extensively across the US with indie rock band Animal Years, opening for the band Blues Traveler and sharing the stage with legendary harmonica player, John Popper.
In 2015, Davide released “Ghosts”, a funk-jazz album including 9 original compositions featuring some of the best musicians from the contemporary NY music scene.
Committed to writing unique and inspiring music of great emotional impact, Davide contributes to each project using the infinite palette of colors and moods that the music language has to offer.