Gianluca’s musical career began in 1990 as a songwriter, composer of songs, film music, commercials, radio, soundtracks, theatre; He collaborates with top-level Italian and international pop musicians like Carlo Gizzi (Conductor Orchestra / Pianist / Arranger / Multi-instrumentalist), Vincenzo Incenzo (Author / Renato Zero / Michele Zarrillo etc.), Primiano Di Biase (Dire Straits Legacy / Multi-instrumentalist / Arranger / Pianist), Ivano Zanotti (Drummer / Vasco Rossi / Loredana Bertè / Luciano Ligabue), Mario Guarini (Bassist / Claudio Baglioni) and many others.
Carlo Gizzi studied piano with F. Pompili, M. Angelozzi, A. Saracino, A. Magli and C. Negroni, specializing in classical and modern piano, improvisation and soundtrack music (composition and arrangement); He studied composition with L. Salvadori, C. Perugini and M. Colonna; improvisation with Amit Chatterjee.
He performs concerts ranging from classical, ethnic, jazz, modern and improvisation music with numerous and important collaborations, as a pianist, composer and conductor, such as: Indialucia, Falk Bonitz, Oxana Tchijevskaia, Carol Stettner, Vilamba, Mangesh Dakde, Victor Vertunni, Heavenly River , Avaneendra Sheolikar, Rajendra Prasanna, Gabriele Rosati, Roman Dan, Sandesh Popatkar, Kamal Sabri, Caumma trio Jazz, Tony Santagata, Boheme Orchestra, Barlassina Orchestra, Divine Symphony Orchestra (of which he is co-founder and co-director with Tuomas Kantelinen and Emmanuel Schultz), Patrick Edera, Ruslan Pashinskiy, Maurizio Angelozzi, Stefania Urli, Lorenzo Tazzieri, Tuomas Kantelinen, Franco Giacosa, Dorina Caronna, Leo Vertunni, Hassan Samii, Lorenzo Passerini, Manish Madankar, Orchestra Vivaldi, Piergiorgio Ratti, Prabhakar Dhakde Emiliano Gabriele, Mauro Gregori , Matteo Esposito, Gianluca Falcone, Mahuya Mukerjee, Shankar Bataracharya, Nicki Wells, Anandita Basu, Sannie Levi, Federico Sanesi.
He has worked as arranger and composer for soundtracks collaborating with Essere Produzioni, Soundiva, Golden Production, Acqua & Sapone Editions, COS Casamadre SRL. He has published with Terre Sommerse, TEV, Fenix Entertainment and collaborated in productions as producer and arranger for ASD, International Disco. He composed the soundtrack for the movie “MMA: Love never dies”, directed by R. Ferrero, produced by PICK Entertainment. He also composed the soundtracks for some shorts movies directed by Emanuele Coniglio, R. Ferrero and Michele Conidi. Since 2017 he has worked with ALTOPIANO STUDIO for the social ads for famous fashion brands.
Tenured positions as Teacher, Coach and Collaborative Pianist in music education, jazz and modern piano, music software and orchestral and choral workshops, involving individual coaching, classroom teaching and Intensive international summer training programmes. Responsible for the complete musical preparation and coaching of international students at the Nirmal Arts Academy.
He is the musical director of TEV-INTERNATIONAL (Theatre of Eternal Values) and main conductor and artistic director of the Divine Symphony Orchestra.