Biography

Born in Udine, achieves the degree for percussion instruments with the highest grade.
In the context of classical music, he worked with various symphony orchestras such as: “A. Toscanini” in Parma, RAI Torino and RAI Milano, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino and others, under the direction of S. Argiris, M. Sasson, V. Delman, D. Oren, Z. Metha, etc.
In the context of classical music, he worked with various symphony orchestras such as: “A. Toscanini” in Parma, RAI Torino and RAI Milano, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino and others, under the direction of S. Argiris, M. Sasson, V. Delman, D. Oren, Z. Metha, etc.
After a year he is eligible to teach percussions in conservatories.
Beside classical music, Loris has always been interested in ethnic languages, latin and jazz, and is dedicated to composing and working with artists like: Piero Bassini, Mario Zara, Enrico Fazio, Tito Mangialajo, Piero Leveratto, Nicola Muresu, Stefano Senni, Attilio Zanchi, Flaco Biondini, Andrea Braido, Franco Brambati, Augusto Mancinelli, Stefano Bagnoli, Giorgio Di Tullio, Marco Ricci, Roberto Martinelli, Tony Scott, Guido Bombardieri, Eleonora D’Ettole, Paola Folli, Emanuele Cisi, Paolo Fresu, Fabrizio Bosso, Alberto Mandarini, Daniele Di Gregorio, Andrea Dulbecco, Gianni Coscia and others.
He perfected himself also by studying drums with Enrico Lucchini and percussions with Ernestico Rodriguez, Candelo Cabezas and Alex Acuna.
In March 2001 takes part in a percussions and drums masterclass held by Horacio Hernandez and Elvin Jones in Ravenna.
Since 1992 he taught in the conservatories of Cesena, Cuneo, Milan and Parma, and currently teaches percussions in the conservatory “G. Nicolini” in Piacenza.
He is part of the followingmusical projects:

  • Progetto Jazz di Loris Stefanuto, Mario Zara, Marco Ricci, Massimo Pintori;
  • Suonovivo: Massimiliano Alloiso (guitar), Loris Stefanuto (percussions) latin-hispanic and original repertoire;
  • Percussion Ensemble (percussion ensemble of the Conservatory of Piacenza);
  • Tocoticotrio: Medir Bonachi, Mario Milani, Loris Stefanuto.

Somerecording collaborations:

1991ZAIRAKatia Ricciarelli, Simone AlaimoNuova Era Record
1995LIVEJuan Carlos, Flaco BiondiniNemesi Record
1998FUN JAZZSimone Lisino
1999IGAPOPietro Bonelli GroupRima Music
1999MUSICA E POESIAMogol, SANREMO II – N.XV
2000LATITUD ZEROEsperanzaEffe Music
2001SMALL BIG DREAMStefano BertolottiUltraSound
2002TURUTUTELAFabrizio PoggiFelmay
2003INDACO E SABBIARoberto DurkovicStorie Di Note
2003INCONTRI E CONTRASTILuca Campioni QuintetSplasc(h)
2004INSIDE MEFelice ClementeSplasc(h)
2004MOSAICOAlloisio, Belloni, Lampugnani, StefanutoUltraSound
2004RITMO CALIENTERossolatinoUltraSound
2004GOCCELoris Stefanuto QuartetSplasc(h)
2008COME IL VENTOMassimiliano Alloisio, Loris StefanutoUltraSound
2008HORUS PERCUSSION E.Horus Percussion EnsembleUltraSound
2009FREEAntonietta Sanna (latin jazz)Radio SNJ Records
2012SMILETocoticotrio (world music)Sonitus
2013TRI FOURHorus Percussion EnsembleSonitus
2013SUONOVIVOSuonovivo
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