Giuseppe Nova's performances have been hailed in international publications. The Washington Post called his performance "charming." Other critics have commented enthusiastically: "enlightened performance... an extraordinary musical sense" (Il Giornale); "a magic performance of virtuosity" (Gazzetta del Sud); "musical art at its perfection" (Nice Matin, France); "a genius mode dialogue" (Nürtinger Zeitung, Germany); "in a class of his own" (Secolo XIX); and "simply divine…" Concert Reviews UK.
Giuseppe Nova graduated from the Conservatory in Turin and Conservatoire Supérieur de Lyon where he studied with the celebrated Maxence Larrieu. Described as one of the most outstanding Italian flutists of his generation, Mr. Nova made his debut in 1982 as a soloist with the RAI Symphony Orchestra. This marked the beginning of a brilliant career which has led him to perform in the most prestigious concert halls in Europe, the United States and Asia (Japan, Thailand, China, Korea, Singapour). Soloist with several Orchestras, such as Prague Virtuosi, Camerata Bohemica, Turin Philharmonic, Chesapeake Orchestra, Orchestre Côte d'Azur, Thailand Philharmonic, Arena di Verona Orchestra, in prestigious concert halls and Festivals, like Suntory Hall Tokyo, Rome Parco della Musica, Umbria Jazz, Washington Italian Embassy, Esterhàzy Castle, Teatro Filarmonico in Verona. As one of the most eagerly sought-after teachers, he has given master-classes worldwide (Beijing Conservatory, Koblenz Musiktage, Osaka University, Imola Academy, Seoul International Camp etc.); Assistant of Mr. Maxence Larrieu at the Geneva Conservatory he taught at the Accademia di Pescara, at the Arts Academy Foundation in Rome, at the Scuola di Saluzzo, at. He has recorded extensively (many CDs are available on iTunes), with partners like Maxence Larrieu, Bruno Canino, Arnoldo Foà, Wolfgang Schulz, since 2006 he record with well-known Japanese label Camerata Tokyo, and his new Boismortier CD will be available in May 2010. He now teaches at the Aosta Music Foundation and he’s Guest Professor in St. Mary’s College of Maryland, USA. Very recently the Replica Watches Japanese and the Italian Flute magazines, devoted him the cover and main interview. Mr. Nova plays a 19.5 carats gold Powell flute, expressely made for him.