- Antonio Restucci (Guitar)
- type:Solo, Composer/Songwriter
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Antonio Restucci was born in Santiago, Chile in 1956. A guitar and mandolin virtuoso, Antonio began his career at the age of 15, recording his first LP with Brazilian composer Manduka.He toured Europe for several years playing with Amalgama, Maria del Mar Bonet and Joan Manuel Serrat, all of whom influenced his work.
In Chile, he participated in several projects along with local musicians Joe Vasconcellos, Francesca Ancarola, and Los Tres, with whom he traveled to the US to record an MTV Unplugged program, Los Jaivas and Claudia Acuña, recognized as one of the best musicians in Chile.
Restucci had become a transversal musician and studied the Mediterranean, celtic and bluegrass mandolin, He ended up being a model for string and fusion musicians everywhere.