Born in Siena in 1983, he started studying trombone at the age of 11 with Mr. Marco Piattelli and then with the late Mr. Walter Carpano. He received his bachelor's degree with summa cum laude in 2000 at the “Rinalo Franci” Conservatory
He was assigned principal trombone of The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra from 2006 to 2011.
During the 2011-12 season he has been invited to play as acting associate principal trombone with
the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.
Since September 2012 he is the co-principal trombone of the Teatro alla Scala in Milan.
Since 2016 he is playing with Lucerne Festival Orchestra under the direction of M° Riccardo
Chailly. In 2010, during the opening of the 75th season of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, he has world premiered under the baton of Zubin Mehta, Moshe Zorman’s “Trombone Odyssey” trombone
Daniele currently teaches at the “Accademia Teatro alla Scala” and has been the trombone professor
at the Jerusalem Academy of Music and Dance and at the The Buchmann-Mehta School of Music
in the Tel-Aviv University for 4 years.
Besides his regular teaching he has been giving many masterclasses and recitals around Europe,
Chile, Brazil, China, Thailand, Japan, Korea, Israel, Russia, the USA and Australia.
He is a founding member of the Teatro alla Scala Brass Quintet.
Daniel Morandini plays
Bb/F Tenor Trombone XO1236RLO