Award-winning in several national and international competitions, among the others the “Concours International d’Exécution Musicale (CIEM)” in Geneva (1995), Luigi Attademo was one of more important pupil of the guitarist-composer Angelo Gilardino.
He has been invited as a guest in several festivals and he has given the first performance of many contemporary works, playing on the Italian Networks RAI and Rete Toscana Classica. Among his teachers, Julius Kalmar (conduction), composers as Dusan Bogdanovic, Alessandro Solbiati and Ennio Morricone, and the harpsichord player Emilia Fadini (Baroque music).
Doctorate in Philosophy with a dissertation on the musical interpretation, he published a book about this subject. He is contributor to several specialized magazines.
He worked in the Archive of the Andrés Segovia’s Foundation (Linares-Spain), to catalogue its manuscripts (published on the Spanish musicological review The Roseta), and he discovered some unknown manuscripts of important composers, such as Jaume Pahissa, Alexandre Tansman, Gaspar Cassadò and others. He recorded several CDs, particularly dedicated to Baroque music (Scarlatti’s Sonatas and Bach transcriptions) and to Segovia Repertoire. In the 2007, Guitar Review dedicated an interview and a CD to his works.
He plays guitars by Enrique Garcia (1897), Francisco Simplicio (1926), Emilio Pascual (1927), and René Lacote (1830).