Awarded by the International Clarinet Association for “his dedication to enriching the next generation of young South American clarinetists” and by the Peruvian Ministry of Eduaction with a “Golden Chaski”, clarinetist Marco Antonio Mazzini has performed internationally in such prestigious places as Carnegie Hall (New York), Tama Center (Tokio), Paleis voor Schone Kunsten (Brussels), Bijloke Concert Hall (Gent), Gasteig Cultural Center (Germany), FilmMuseum (Amsterdam) and the Paris Conservatory.
He has also appeared as soloist in concert halls in Spain, Luxembourg, Italy, USA, Belgium, France, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland, Slovakia, Thailand, Singapore, Russia, South Africa, Turkey, Venezuela, Brasil, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Panama, Chile, Ecuador, Mexico, Colombia, Argentina, Bolivia and Guatemala. In 2009 he won the competition held by Google to be part of the YouTube Symphony Orchestra performing at Carnegie Hall under the baton of Michael Tilson Thomas.
He is currently director of the organization Clariperu, the Latin American Clarinet Congress, the Peruvian Clarinet Orchestra, Kinsa trio and Sexto Sentido clarinet ensemble. He is a full time teacher at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú. Marco Antonio is the continental chairman (South America) for the International Clarinet Association. Since 2011, Marco Antonio is a Vandoren París and Buffet Crampon artist.