Gian Marco Ciampa


Gian Marco Ciampa was born in Rome in 1990. After studying with high-calibre teachers such as Bruno Battisti d’Amario, Fabrizio Verile, Fernando Lepri and Celestino Dionisi, he graduated with top marks, distinction and Special Mention with M° Arturo Tallini from “Santa Cecilia” Conservatoire in Rome. Since he was a child he has taken part in and won several music competitions both in Italy and abroad. During the summer of 2014 he won a scholarship to attend the prestigious “New York Mannes College” and is engaged in a series of concerts in the USA that led him to perform even for the famous “New York Classical Guitar Society” at the Manhattan Theatre in New York. In the same year he won the third prize in the prestigious “International Competition Michele Pittaluga” and Scientific Committee of the same competition awarded him the prestigious “Golden Guitar” as best young talent.
In 2013 is the founder and creator of the “SUPERNOVA”, an ensemble of guitars consisting of 8 young Italian guitarists winners of international competitions.
Over the past few years Gian Marco has also been teaching both classical and electric
guitar in several music schools in Rome such as the Civica Scuola delle Arti, the Cantiere della Musica, the Accademia Romana di Musica, the International Music Institute.