Vincenzo Castronovo

  • Bachelor of Music major violin
  • Master in Orchestral Profession

After graduating at the “V. Bellini” Conservatorium in Italy with distinction, I won a scholarship at “Scuola di Musica di Fiesole” (Florence – Italy) where I graduated with a Master in Orchestral profession with top marks.

I held a position as a violinist for over 15 years in the most prestigious Italian Symphonic Orchestras like Toscanini Philharmonic (Parma), La Scala Opera Theatre (Milan), RAI National Symphonic Orchestra (Turin) ect, performing in the most prestigious concert halls around the world, working with the most famous conductors such as Lorin Maazel, Claudio Abbado, Riccardo Muti, Yuri Temirkanov, George Pretre ect.
I also was the first violin of Kanteco String Quartet for 4 years performing in several concerts across Italy.

I currently work at Brighton Grammar School (VIC) as:
Senior students Upper strings teacher;
Conductor of "Corelli" String Orchestra;
Assistant conductor and strings tutor of Senior Symphony Orchestra

Melbourne, VIC


Details last updated on February 22, 2016