Giorgio Matteoli

Giorgio Matteoli is a recorder played, cellist and conductor. He is founder and member of the string quartet "The Palm Court Quartet" (with cross-over repertoire), of the "Mediterranean Baroque Quartet" (Italian-Israeli Baroque Ensemble) as well as founder, conductor and soloist of "Festa Rustica” ensemble, among most accredited vocal-instrumental groups on copies of ancient instruments on the national and international scene.

Since 2019 he has been teaching recorder, baroque cello, Chamber music and musical rhetoric at the Early Music Department of “O. Respighi” State Conservatory in Latina, of which he is the coordinator. He is president of the Early Music Italia Association as well as creator and artistic director of the Brianza Classica chamber music festival, which has been held with great public success for twenty editions in Lombardy including the municipalities of the provinces of Lecco and Monza Brianza.

Recorder player, cellist & conductor

Giorgio Matteoli

He was born in Rome in 1966. He graduated in recorder, cello, chamber music with a degree in Music History at Rome “La Sapienza” University and is now appointed teacher of recorder and chamber music on original instruments at L’Aquila State conservatoire. 

He was also involved into several Radio an Cd recordings obtaining positive feedbacks from national and international music critics.

Giorgio Matteoli is also author of several articles published on different italian music Magazines.

As a solo recorder player he has recorded the soundtrack by Ennio Morricone and Marco Frisina to the international co-production “The Bible” which won the kable ACE (American Television Oscar) for the best soundtrack of the year. 


Early Music Association

The Early Music Italia Association, of which Giorgio Matteoli is the president, was founded in 2002 and is active and operating throughout the Italian territory, especially in Lombardy where it has been organizing the “Brianza Classica” Festival for 14 years. The Association was born with the broad aims of disseminating “classical” music and instruments through concert seasons, stages, record publications. The association also operates in the Lazio region, where it has organized various events also in collaboration with the Municipality and the Province of Rome. 



Giorgio Matteoli performs as an orchestra conductor or as a component instrumentalist of Italian and international ensembles for various Italian and foreign associations and institutions.


In addition to stably conducting the Festa Rustica Ensemble, which he founded, he has received invitations as a guest conductor of chamber and symphonic orchestras in Italy and abroad.



He is a founding member of the baroque ensemble “Festa Rustica”, of the string quartet “The Palm Court Quartet”, on a cross-over repertoire, and of the Italian-Israeli ensembe “Mediterranean Baroque Quartet”.



He is regularly invited to give solo recitals on the recorder
with harpsichord / piano / organ or guitar accompaniment with a repertoire ranging from the seventeenth to the historic twentieth century.



Giorgio Matteoli is a teacher of recorder, baroque cello and ensemble music at the Conservatory of Latina. He is a lecturer at the Summer College organized by Federico cesi festival in Trevi and has been invited to hold Masterclasses in Israel.


Latest News


A review of articles published on Maestro Matteoli’s activities and on his projects. ALIBI 22 november 2022 Resegone online 22 november 2022 Casate Online 24 november 2022 Lecco Today 28[…]

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The Antifone Mariane album reviewed by the French magazine Crescendo

A beautiful review in the French magazine Crescendo of the Antifone Mariane album “….The discovery is particularly exciting, especially when served by such a charismatic performance. The small orchestra conducted[…]

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