Sauro Berti, bass clarinetist of the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, has collaborated with the most important Italian orchestras (Teatro alla Scala, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, RAI National Orchestra), the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, and the Sinfonia Finlandia Jyvaskyla. He has played under G.Prêtre, R.Chailly, M.W.Chung, R.Muti, W.Sawallisch, V.Gergiev, L.Maazel, P.Boulez, and Z.Mehta. He has also participated in the DVD recording of Mozart’s Serenade No. 10 “Gran Partita” under M. Muti. Berti was a soloist at the Tokyo ClarinetFest 2008, the last five ClarinetFest 2009-2013 (Porto, Austin, Los Angeles, Lincoln, Assisi), the 2nd Costa Rica Festival, the 1st and 2nd Peruvian Congreso Latinoamericanos, the 5th “Congreso de Madrid,” the Festival Guimaraes 2012, and the 3rd Guatemala Festival 2013. In 2009 he obtained his conducting diploma with D.Renzetti. He has published Venti Studi per Clarinetto Basso, Tuning for winds (Suvini Zerboni), his version of V. Bucchi’s concerto and the album Suggestions with N. Fujiya (Edipan).
Berti plays on Buffet Crampon instruments and is a Rico Artist.