Established throughout the world as an outstanding soloist and passionate conductor, he carries out an intense teaching activity, holding master classes all over the world. He also holds the contrabass chair at the Stauffer Academy of Cremona and at the String Academy of Geneva.

Franco Petracchi teaches double-bass since 2009; formerly he held the double-bass class at the Academy from 1969 to 1971 and from 1979 to 1997.

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