Domenico Melchiorre is one of the outstanding percussionists of our time.
He has been the solo timpanist in the Basel Symphony
Orchestra since 2007 and performs around the world
as a soloist and in various chamber music ensembles.
Berlin-based Verlag Neue Musik publishes his compositions.
In 2016, he founded the company LUNASON.
After the first concert with Pierre Boulez as conductor, many legendary concerts, CDs, and tours followed. One result was a considerable amount of new repertoire for twelve-member percussion ensembles.READ MORE
LUNASON designs, develops, and manufactures original, one-of-a-kind, handcrafted musical instruments. We combine our passion for exploring refined soundscapes and creating unique instruments. We are pushing the innovation and quality of the music of our time." – Domenico Melchiorre, Head of LUNASON