Mattia Berrini - Violin
Originally from Milan - Italy, Mattia Berrini has been a student of Fulvio Luciani and Claude Richard, and holds a Doctor of Music degree from Université de Montréal.
Deeply fond of chamber music, he has performed on the two sides of the Atlantic Ocean in festivals and concert series such as QuartetFestWest and New Music Edmonton in Canada, Artemusica in Italy, Festival do Inverno de Rio in Brazil.
Mattia has freelanced for several orchestras in Europe, Canada and South America including United Europe Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra Barocca di Cremona, Philharmonic Ensemble Orchestra of Japan, Orchestre de l'Université de Montréal, Orchestre Symphonique de Laval and Orchestra Milano Classica.
Throughout the years, Mattia has participated to masterclasses and workshops with important artists such as Eyal Kless, Andrew Dewis, Paulo Bosisio, Pamela Frank, Lin He and Robert Cohen.
He is currently a violin professor at the Vincent d'Indy Music College in Montreal.
A versatile cook, at supper time Mattia is always glad to be the "chef" of the quartet, baking pizzas, breads and pies for the whole group.