Francesco Mastromatteo (DMA ’12) has been appointed Professor of Chamber Music in the Conservatorio di Musica Umberto Giordano in Foggia, the second largest province in Italy. His residency is in Rodi Garganico, a seaside resort on the northern coast of the Gargano peninsula. Dr. Mastromatteo’s responsibilities include coordinating chamber music for all students at the conservatory including strings, winds, brass, pianists and vocalists. For more information, visit