Biography

Began studying classical guitar at age 12. He graduated with honors in classical guitar at the Conservatory of Music “Niccolo ‘PICCINNI” of Bari, Italy, under the guidance of Maestro Pasquale Scarola.
Member of the orchestra of guitars “DE FALLA” directed and founded by Master P. Scarola, with which he performed from 2005.
He has participated in concerts, festivals and television programs with the ensemble, in various cities of Puglia, Basilicata, Calabria, Liguria, Lombardy and Switzerland (cant. Ticino), among which:
  • The sixth edition of the “PREMIO DIOMEDE” in Canosa di Puglia
  • Guitar Festival “Città di Manfredonia”
  • Guitar Festival “Città di Pescara”
  • Competition “Mauro Giuliani” in Bari,
  • L’AIA 3, SUONI E DANZE DEL MEDITERRANEO” on Telenorba, Southern broadcasting television of Italy.

In addition to performing concerts with the classical guitar, Danny has an intense live performances and studio sessions as electric guitarist and especially acoustic
He specialized in both classical and modern attending lectures, seminars and master classes with internationally renowned musicians and leading figures of Italian music scene (Tommy Emmanuel, Doyle Dykes, Preston Reed, Eduardo Isaac, Flavio Cucchi, Lorenzo Micheli, Matteo Mela Andrea Braido, Rocco Zifarelli, Giacomo Castellano).

 

He studied techniques for acoustic guitar in the style of the great interpreters of the instrument such as Tommy Emmanuel (previously mentioned), Chet Atkins, Merle Travis, Jerry Reed, etc. Some newspapers say:

LA CHITARRA DI DANNY TRENT PER I CONCERTI “DE FALLA”
(LA REPUBBLICA)

He is currently working on his first solo album. He has played with several bands including ASTREA with whom he recorded their debut CD “FROM BIRTH TO CONFUSION.” He records many advertising jingles for a web TV.

Educational activities of various styles such as: fingerpicking, blues, rock, pop, classical guitar.
In December 2007 he participated at CONTROFESTIVAL broadcast live on CONTRORADIO.
In July 2008, he participated as a guest at the “International Guitar Festival” in Mottola Italy and in August of the same he was a supporting artist of Duck Baker, known fingerpicker US.
In 2010 he participated as a guest at the 4th International Guitar Festival in Bari
He has given seminars and master classes at the Guitar Academy of Trani,

Italy as a fingerpicking / finger style guitarist.
In 2011 returns to perform at the 5th International Guitar Festival.
In April 2014 took part in the 9th edition of the International Guitar Festival.
In July 2017 he is among the three finalists of the 24th Convention ADGPA Guitar International Rendez-vous for the “Guitarist Emerging 2017”