Born in 1979, Matteo Gaspari started studying music at the age of 8. Firstly he learnt Piano, then Accordion and eventually Double Bass. He graduated at the “Conservatorio di musica di Pescara” with Prof. Giancarlo De Frenza and afterwards he moved to Germany to study with Prof. Wolfgang Güttler at the “Hochschule für Musik in Karlsruhe”. There, before graduating, he was member of the Double Bass ensemble “Geatles”.
He attended many master classes with well known Double Bass players such as Dorin Marc, Giuseppe Ettorre, Antonio Sciancalepore, Miloslav Jelínek.
Matteo Gaspari won 3rd Prize at the “Corrado Abriani” string competition in Milano in 2001.
He has joined many Orchestras in Italy and Germany, having the possibility to play with great and famous conductors such as Lorin Maazel, Peter Eötvös, Heinz Holliger, Sylvain Cambreling, Dimitri Kitayenko. Since 2008 he is member of Qatar Philharmonic Orchestra.