About

Born 1984, guitarist/composer Roberto Pianca studied music at the Amsterdam Conservatory (NL). He has played and worked with a variety of notable artists including Joey Baron, Russ Lossing, John O’Gallagher, Mark Ferber,  Johannes Weidenmüller, Thomas Morgan, Colin Stranahan, Greg Ruggiero, and Savina Yannatou a.o. Beside performing internationally with his own group and other different projects, he’s co-leading Third Reel, a mutual collaboration with saxophonist Nicolas Masson and drummer/pianist Emanuele Maniscalco (the band joined prestigious and legendary german label ECM’s catalogue in 2013), KPSH, a contemporary Jazz group consisting of saxophonist Dan Kinzelman, bassist Stefano Senni and drummer Alex Huber. Played venues and festivals in Switzerland, Italy, Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, Portugal, Spain, Greece, USA and Canada.