Born in a family of musicians, he graduated at the age of 16 years at the Conservatory of Giacomo Rossini in Pesaro with the maximum of votes, distinctions and grants. Bosi obtained the Diploma di Merito Accademia Musicale Chigiana and won numerous national and international solo and chamber music competitions.
Sergio Bosi is the Principal Clarinetist of the FORM – Marche Philharmonic Orchestra since 1982. In the same year he started teaching clarinet in Conservatory and currently is a tenured teacher at the conservatory of Giacomo Rossini in Pesaro.
As a promoter of the Italian repertoire he recorded 11 CDs as the principal artist for Naxos, Bongiovanni, Arcam – Cambridge and Mondomusica – EMI, achieving important critical acclaim and awards, broadening the clarinet discography with over fifty new pieces. Having the majority of works in the first world recording has subsequently lead most of this music to become part of the general clarinet repertoire.
Sergio Bosi supervises the Rare Italian Clarinet Music series in the publishing field for the publisher Eufonia realizing numerous reviews of important works, among which is the critical edition from the manuscript of the Variazioni in Do by Giacomo Rossini and the complete works for clarinet and piano by A. Magnani.
Musician of international relief is present in Italy, Europe, USA and Japan, as a specialist in Italian repertoire is regularly invited to the World Congress “ClarinetFest” organized by the International Clarinet Association USA (Atlanta, Austin, Los Angeles) and holds master classes at various foreign institutions including the University of music in Vienna, Ghent, Castellon and the Real Conservatorio Superior de Madrid.
Sergio Bosi plays Buffet Crampon clarinets.