Eager to pursue his dreams, Riccardo moved to London in 2012 to study Audio Engineering. During his student years, he worked as an Assistant Engineer in several studios, such as the ‘Red Bull Studios’. Shortly before his graduation, Riccardo was offered the opportunity to work for Mark Ronson. He started his career path in the position of In-House Audio Engineer for Mark, working with incredible artists such as Adele, Lady Gaga, Lily Allen, Duran Duran and more. In 2016, Riccardo was awarded a Grammy Award in the category “Record of The Year” for his contribution on the song Uptown Funk. He has also worked with producers such as Jeff Bhasker and Danger Mouse among others.
Ricky has given guest lectures and hands on workshops at Abbey Road Institute where our students have had the chance to record with him and learn from his experience and expertise