The Castellani Andriaccio Duo
“The duo plays with a singleness of mind that both unifies and delights, they play with exquisite poise and taste. There is nothing routine about this pair.”
— Fanfare Magazine
“One of the greatest guitars duos of the century”
– Leo Brouwer
“First rate and a pleasure to hear. The performances were consistently fine, the rapport between the two just about perfect. The concert was admirable.”
— The New York Times
“As fine and example of duo playing as can be imagined…Their style is never overstated and their attention to detail meticulous, while balance, technical execution and ensemble are flawless.”
– Guitar Magazine (London)
Who We Are
Joanne Castellani and Michael Andriaccio have enjoyed a celebrated career as one of the foremost guitars duos in the world. They were scholarship students at the master classes of Andres Segovia and studied composition with Aaron Copland, Morton Feldman and Lejaren Hiller. They have received numerous awards and distinctions from the very beginning of their duo days and appeared as concerto soloists with orchestras around the world. Sought after pedagogues as well, they have performed and taught at over one hundred colleges, universities and conservatories around the world.
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The Duo are Co-Artistic Directors of the JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition