antonio borghini (1977)
double bass player and composer.
studied classical music at g.b.martini conservatory in bologna.
from the late 90's on he's been playing with several of the most
important italian ensembles and players in creative music
(collettivo bassesfere, orange room,eco d'alberi,small
talk,gianni gebbia, luca venitucci a.o.) and in jazz (stefano
bollani, cristina zavalloni, gianluca petrella, aldo romano
since 2003 he plays with cellist tristan honsinger in various
projects (hook line and sinker, seven seas orchestra, small
from 2004 till 2006 he founds the domino quartet with sean
bergin, gianluca petrella and hamid drake,plays concerts with
david murray and hamid drake,he's member of the anthony braxton
quartet and the butch morris orchestra.his sextet memorial
barbecue is invited at the international jazz festival in s.anna
arresi. from 2007 he's the bass player in mike patton's project
in 2008 he publishes the first record of his music with the group
malebranche; the group eco d'alberi is the first italian group
playing at the vision festival in new york.
he moves to berlin where he founds the group manunkind with
singer almut kühne. in berlin starts his collaboration with
many players such as toby delius, axel dörner, alexander von
schlippenbach, havard wiik,olaf rupp, gunther "baby" sommer,
achim kaufmann, matthias schubert,henrik walsdorf, christian