Tindaro Capuano completed a clarinet degree with the highest possible marks at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory, having studied with Professor Raffaele Annunziata. He continued his studies with Peter Schmidl at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna. Studying with Thomas Friedl at the Geneva Conservatory, he was awarded a ‘Premier Prix’ for his virtuoso skills. In addition to winning prizes in competitions in Italy, Tindaro Capuano has also distinguished himself internationally, reaching the semifinals of the 53rd Geneva International Competition in 199, placing second in the international Dos Hermanas Competition in Seville in 1998 and placing third in the international Valentino Bucchi Competition in Rome in 2000. Tindaro Capuano has studied historical clarinet with Lorenzo Coppola at the Scuola di Musica Antica in Venice. He performs with the following ensembles, among others: the Freiburger Barockorchester, Ensemble Zefiro, the Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Il Giardino Armonico.