Refined Smooth Jazz guitarist whose style is influenced by Mediterranean, Brazilian and Caribbean music.
Born in Locarno Fabio Mignola studied with professor Dante Brenna and graduated 1991 at Conservatory Donizetti in Bergamo.
He also followed masterclasses with Alberto Ponce, Alexandre Rodrigues and Ralph Towner.
He appeared as guitarist in TV shows for the channels TSI, DRS, SAT 1, TV 3.
As a freelance musician Fabio Mignola has worked with swiss star Nella Martinetti, Marco Zappa, Mauro Bonomi (Switzerland), Roby Nogueira (Portugal), Paolo Cattaneo and the Franco Brambati Group (Italy).
His recordings are published under the labels ACTIV, BELOTON (Russia), BONMUSIC, CHINDERWAELT, TM Century (USA), TYROLIS, UNIVERSAL and ZYTGLOGGE. Mignola's guitar voice is smooth and full of talent." Dr. Ana Isabel Ordonez - JAZZREVIEW.COM - USA
"...you'll be completely swept away with Fabio's mastery of the guitar."
ECHO SMOOTH JAZZ - UK
"Listening with a critical ear, this is a GREAT SMOOTH JAZZ CD from start to finish."
David White - WHITESTER RADIO-SMOOTH JAZZ - USA
"Now his new smooth jazz album is here, and it is one that can count. You can immerse yourself in eleven original compositions, which bring you in a Mediterranean climate, with influences from Brazil, the Caribbean and from funk. The music sounds fresh and aroused and lets the brio of Fabio well ring through... Nicely and professionally sounding music, which will put you dreaming this way, too!"Patrick Van de Wiele
"Fabio's guitar playing is well suited to the discriminating Smooth Jazz fan whether they be from the U.S., Britain, Canada, Germany or anywhere in the world where beautiful music is appreciated…Fabio Mignola has the chops to make a name for himself in the world of mainstream Smooth Jazz." Derick Winterberg - THE SMOOTH JAZZ SITE - USA
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