born in Monza in 1994. He began studying the flute at 10 years under the guidance of Prof. Anna Ferraresi. In 2013 he graduated at the G. Verdi Conservatory of Music in Milan with Prof. Silvia Vergamini and Prof. Antonella Dalla Benetta. He continued his studies at the Conservatory of Italian Switzerland and in 2015 he obtained the Master of Arts in Music Pedagogy under the guidance of Maestro K.A. Rutz. Winner of the Absolute First Prize of the Soloists category at the “Città di Alessandria” International Competition and of the “Opera studio” Don Giovanni scholarship of W. A. Mozart for Ticino Musica.
He has an intense concert activity in various chamber ensembles: Flute and Piano (Duo Guccione & Lavuri), Duo Flute and Guitar (Duo Guccione & El Khouri).
Awarded in various International Competitions in Chamber Music Section: “Crescendo” Competition in Florence, “Città di Alessandria” Competition and “Suoni d’Arpe” Competition in Saluzzo. In 2016 he perfected at “L’Accademia Santa Cecilia” in Rome in the class of Maestro Andrea Oliva.
He works with the Lugano Chamber Orchestra and the Giuseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra. Since 2018 he has been an official member of the Accademia del Teatro alla Scala in Milan and he attended courses at the International Academy of Imola.
Yuri plays a flute Muramatsu 14 + 9k.Gold