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Dario La Magna

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Solo Artist
Italy
Role: Solo ArtistSession guitarist
Full Bio:

Dario is a self-taught guitarist who began playing in December 1998.

During this study time, he participated in a workshop by Andy Timmons, then continue to study deep in to the theoretical side of music 

Dario has played with various groups in recent years, in 2006 with "Faraday's Cage" and won the award for best guitarist of Basilicata and Puglia in the "Tour Music Fest."

One perfecting the theoretical studies, he began to study artists such as Eric Johnson and Tommy Emmanuel to capture even the famous technique of "finger picking". In October 2007 he moved to Rome, and became teacher of Blues-Rock guitar at the "Rock / Blues Music School" where he currently still resides. 

While there, he also opened up a project with Rock-Italian singer-songwriter "Stefano Di Silvestri." In February 2009 he founded "Dario La Magna Band” which still performs today. From July 2009 Dario collaborated with the magazine "Music Magazine Italy", the online magazine dedicated to the musicians on the national Italian scene. In 2010 comes the 9th in the rankings of the artists most clicked on Reverb Nation regarding the Rock / Blues and has won the "Music Emotion" 2011 and 2012 edition. He opened the evening by artists such as: "Andrea Braido", "Ciro Manna," "Maurizio Vercon" and "Peppe Scarciglia". In the October 2011 he attended the school "Centrostudimusica" at the Master Salvatore Russo, to specialize in jazz. The December 13, 2011, he released his first album titled "Surrounded" distributed by Videoradio Edizioni Musicali reviewed on Music Magazine Italia, Jam, Chitarre, Guitar Club.

Dario is currently working as a session musician at various italian artist, plays clinics and educational seminars, various live with his band and other and teaches at a music school. He is currently working on new album “Angels” which is to be recorded in Dallas with international artists.

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