Marco Serino is a soloist and chamber musician. Since 2000 he has been the solo violin of all Maestro Morricone's soundtracks.
Marco Serino performs as a soloist and in chamber ensembles in the world’s foremost concert venues, from the Philharmonie in Berlin to the Suntory Hall in Tokyo, playing with musicians such as Albrecht Mayer, Giuliano Carmignola, Mario Brunello, Christophe Coin, Giovanni Sollima, Pepe Romero and Avi Avital. He also works as a soloist and leader with important orchestras, such as the Zürcher Kammerorchester and the Accademia di Santa Cecilia.
Various composers, including Ennio Morricone, Luis Bacalov, Steve Reich and Pascal Dusapin have dedicated works to him. Since 2000 he has played all the solo violin parts for the movie soundtracks composed by Ennio Morricone, with whom he toured worldwide to perform in concerts, from the Royal Albert Hall to the Arena in Verona.
He is a tenured violin teacher at the Trento Conservatory and has held masterclasses in the United States at many universities in North America; at the Accademia für alte Musik in Brunico; at many Italian conservatories; at the Arts Academy; and at the Accademia Filarmonica Romana.
He also deals with musicological research, and recently his reconstructions of unpublished concertos for violin by J.S. Bach have been recorded for Deutsche Grammophon by Concerto Köln and Giuliano Carmignola.
He plays a violin by Niccolò Amati, Cremona, 1661