Matteo Mancuso Trio
Matteo Mancuso is an Italian jazz and rock guitarist born in Sicily, raised in the USA and graduated from the prestigious Berklee College in Boston. From an early age he played with the greatest Sicilian musicians and only 26 years old he was already recognized as a real prodigy on the guitar by great musicians such as Dweezil Zappa, Stef Burns, Joe Bonamassa, Steve Vai and Al Di Meola, with whom he played on the Eddie stage Lang Jazz Festival in 2022. Al Di Meola himself says about Matteo: “An absolute talent, his ability to improvise is light years ahead. It would take two or three lifetimes.” and the legend Steve Vai adds “The evolution of the guitar is absolutely safe in the hands of such musicians...it's just a new level, the tone, the touch, the notes...an outstanding talent!”. In 2019, he participated in The NAMM Show - America's largest music event, partnered with Yamaha Guitars and Line6, while his fan base and appearances are spinning around the globe. This concert is supported by the Italian Institute of Culture in Sofia.