Mattia Facchini is a 16 year old saxophonist from Aarau. Currently he is attending the 1st year of the Alte Kantonsschule Aarau. It will be the first time that he participates in the Jazzaar Festival event, in the Jazzaar Global Ensemble.
Mattia plays in big bands such as the AKSA Jazz Orchestra, the Kadettenmusik Aarau and in formations such as the jazz funk band “Macaloosa”.
In addition to the saxophone he plays drums and piano. He is also interested in learning jazz harmony and composing.
“I consider the Jazzaar Festival an opportunity to exchange ideas with other students and learn from the professionals.”