BIO

Daniele Dori (Siena, 1987), studied at the Pontifical Institute of Sacred Music in Rome (Baccalaureate and Specialist Licentiate in Organ, Baccalaureate in Composition), the Istituto Musicale Pareggiato "F. Vittadini" in Pavia (Diploma in Piano) and the Conservatorio "L. Cherubini" in Florence (Academic Diploma Level II in Composition), perfecting with renowned teachers (G. Parodi, T. Flury, W. Marzilli, V. Miserachs Grau, I. Bianchi, O. Latry, L. Lohmann, G. Gnann, L. Scandali, G. Bovet, A. Turini, R. Becheri).

 

Since November 2012 he has been Titualar Organist of Florence Cathedral, Organist of the Musical Chapel and teacher of the "Pueri Cantores," the Cathedral's children's choir.

 

He performs a brilliant and intense concert activity with more than 200 concerts in Italy, France, Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, Holland, Cyprus, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Hungary.

He also collaborates with important soloists such as Andrea Bocelli, Ruben Simeo, Luca Benucci, Eric Terwilliger, Zoltan Kiss and with important musical institutions such as Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Fondazione Guido d'Arezzo, Fondazione Domenico Bartolucci, Ort Orchestra Regionale Toscana.

                           

In November 2015, he was the organist of the National Ecclesial Convention "Florence 2015" playing during Pope Francis' visit to the city of Florence live worldwide on RaiUno.

In 2017 he was a member of the artistic commission for the restoration and expansion of the monumental Mascioni Organ opus 805 in Florence Cathedral. 

 

Since 2010 he has been artistic director of the International Organ Festival "Harmonia Sæculi" in Radda in Chianti.

He is director of the San Niccolò Chorale of Radda in Chianti and the Santa Cecilia Chorale of Loro Ciuffenna.        

He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Italian Santa Cecilia Association.  

As a composer he has vocal and instrumental works to his credit.

 

He is a teacher of Organ and Theory and Solfeggio at the Music School of Fiesole.

From 2019 to 2021, he was teacher of Principal Organ at the Conservatory of Music "Giuseppe Martucci" in Salerno; from the academic year 2021-2022, he has been teacher  of Theory, Rhythmic and Musical Perception at the Conservatory of Music "Arrigo Boito" in Parma.