Fabio Mangano is the Project Manager and Coordinator for the Calabrian Area of the Modern Music Institute (MMI) directed by Alex Stornello, as well as the Director and a Teacher in the Crotone branch school. He carried out his studies at MMI in Verona with Mr. Stornello himself from 2010 to 2012, graduating in Rock Fusion guitar with honors. He has been a licensed teacher at MMI since 2013.
From 2014 through 2017 he attended courses at the European Musicians Institute (EMI) in Pescara with Mr. Giuseppe Continenza, graduating in Jazz guitar with honors.
He has studied with Marco Sfogli (PFM, James Labrie, Icefish) and still enjoys private review sessions with him.
Founding member of Ytsejamkr,
Official Italian Dream Theater tribute band since 2006.
He has opened concerts to the likes of Uli Jon Roth, Kee Marcello, Mike Terrana, Vinnie Moore, Michael Angelo Batio, The Aristocrats, Michael Lee Firkins, Paul Warren, Mark Boals, Goblin.
On multiple occasions he has shared the stage with:
Andy Timmons (2008)
Steve Vai (2009).
Paul Gilbert (2015).
Steve Vai (2016).
He has recently released his new song entitled REBIRTH, with guest on keyboards Derek Sherinian (ex Dream Theater), Planet X, Sons Of Apollo.