Desiderio has performed with Virtuosi di Mosca with Vladimir Spivakov, RSO Berliner,
Deutche Kammerphilarmonie, I Pomeriggi Musicali, Bach Collegium, Wiener Kam-
merorchester, and other prestigious music festivals. An avid chamber musician with
multiple ongoing projects, his guitar duo project with renowned soloist Zoran Dukic,
often dubbed as “From A to Z” Duo in the USA, has been a favorite of numerous Euro-
pean festivals since early 1990s.
Desiderio graduated with honors from the Conservatory of Music in Alessandria, Italy
in 1992. Currently the professor of guitar at University of Music at Domenico Cimarosa
of Avellino in Italy, Desiderio is the worldwide Artist Ambassador for D’Addario Strings
and has recorded for Deutsche Grammophon, Frame, Waku Music, Koch-Universal,
Adoro Records, Brilliant Classic, Accelerando Music Production, and GuitarCoop label.